🗣️|| “I think it’s Spence specifically (that he wanted to target). I think it’s specifically Spence because of not only him having a belt but who is and what he’s done in the sport so far. Being undefeated and, again, being coined as the boogeyman of the division I’m like, “Yo, I need that. I need to beat that guy…
🗣️|| “I see him (Shawn Porter) as a tough opponent. He’s the world champion, and he throws a lot of punches. He is very energetic. So that’s why he’s a success. He’s a rough guy, and he does whatever it takes to win. So from that aspect…
🇺🇸Maurice Hooker and 🇺🇸Jose Ramirez embrace after their Super-Lightweight unification bout Saturday night in Arlington, Texas. Ramirez stopped Hooker in the 6th round to win the WBC and WBO Titles.
“I lost focus and you can’t lose focus at this level. You can’t lose focus for a second or you see what happens. I have no excuse. I lost. It wasn’t my night. I went out like a true champion with a bang.”
“He’s a champ for a reason. I take my hat off to him.”
Former Light-Heavyweight Champion 🇨🇦Jean Pascal will be in action against undefeated 🇺🇸Marcus Browne this weekend on the Adam Kownacki vs Chris Arreola undercard at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Continue reading “What he Said (Jean Pascal)”
WBC Super-Lightweight Champion 🇺🇸Jose Ramirez signs items for fans in Texas ahead of this weekend’s Super Lightweight Unification against Maurice Hooker.
For Ramirez, who has become a big time draw in California, going to enemy territory wasn’t something he was going to let get in the way of this fight happening…
“Maurice wanted the fight in his hometown so it was up to me to accept those terms and I did.”