Leo Santa Cruz accepted that against Gervonta davis He cannot follow the same aggressive fighting style that has characterized him and that he will have to fight smart.
“I know the fans want me to go out there and turn the fight into a trade war,” he said. Leo Santa Cruz at a press conference. “But against Gervonta I can not do this. Against Gervonta I have to fight smart. I will go out and try to listen to my father’s advice ”.
Leo he knows that in his DNA is the kind of brave fight, and constant exchange.
“I have the heart of a Mexican warrior,” he said. Santa Cruz. “But my father has asked me to do a smart fight, but even if he tells me that, I know there is a good chance that at times he will end up trading blows (with Gervonta). No matter the form, I will try to find a way to beat him ”.
Santa Cruz you know the kind of wars you lived against Abner mares Y Carl Frampton, but think that Gervonta davis it’s on another level.
“Gervonta He is the best rival I have faced, ”he said. Santa Cruz. “He is the strongest fighter I have ever faced. The fights against Abner mares Y Carl Frampton they have been a great experience for this type of fight. I learned a lot from those four fights, and since then I have learned more. “
To prepare for the fight against Gervonta davis, Leo Santa Cruz he has trained with bigger fighters.
“Gervonta He’s a big guy, and I know he’s going to hit hard, ”he said. Santa Cruz. “But I’ve trained with bigger guys all through camp, and I’ve been able to take everything they threw at me.”