Saul Alvarez assured that he would not underestimate Yildirim: “I think he will be a good opponent.”


WBA / WBC middleweight title holder Saul Alvarez claims that despite his status as the undisputed favorite, he will not underestimate the next rival, Avni Yıldırım, of Turkey.

“It won’t happen. I feel superior to Yıldırım, but I train like it’s my biggest fight. Underestimation is out of the question. I know that this is boxing, and one punch can change everything. I’m not here, to underestimate someone.

I will not deny that I am the favorite, but boxing is a very difficult sport. I think Yildirim will be a good opponent. He is a great boxer and I think we will put on an exciting fight for the viewers who attend the boxing show or watch it on TV, “Saul Alvarez said.

Recall that the fight Alvarez – Yildirim will take place on February 27 at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida.

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