The boxing world also mourned the death of the one who was the Argentine soccer star worldwide, Diego Armando Maradona. The Argentine never hid his admiration for other sports and boxing does not escape it.
An unfortunate loss that has also had a sensitive touch on well-known boxers, especially his compatriots.
“The hand of God, Maradona, he left us. In 86 we both won our championships. They tend to compare the two of us. He was one of my idols and a friend. I respected him a lot. It will be highly remembered, “he said. Mike tyson on their social networks.
The Hand of God, Maradona has left us. In 86 we both won our championships. They use to compare the two of us. He was one of my hero’s and a friend. I respected him so much. He will be greatly missed. pic.twitter.com/E5j6DSfJas
– Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) November 25, 2020
Julio Cesar Chavez
The great Mexican champion, Julio Cesar Chavez, which coincided with Maradona in his passage through Sinaloa, he also expressed his mourning for the death of Diego.
– Julio César Chávez (@ Jcchavez115) November 25, 2020
Former world welterweight champion of the World Boxing Association, shared a post on his official Twitter account with an image of Maradona and his boxing apparel.
Walter Ezequiel Matthysse Jr
The nephew of Lucas Matthysse who recently debuted in the professional field, also expressed his most sincere words of mourning for the loss of Diego Armando, through his official Instagram account.
Marcos ‘Chino’ Maidana
The Chinese Maidana was another that was also added to the publications in honor of Diego Armando Maradona and in the stories of his official Instagram account, he placed an image of a soccer field where you can see a painted mural of the Argentine star
The greatest figure of current Argentine boxing, and who is close to a world title fight, also expressed his pain at the departure of Diego Armando Maradona.
Jorge “Locomotive” Castro
The former Argentine world champion, Jorge “Locomotive” Castro, published a photo where he poses with Maradona. In his most memorable fight, Castro knocked out John david jackson in a fight where Jackson I was punishing him, and Castro He pulled out a hand that found the opponent and knocked him out. The other God’s hand.
Marcelo “Toro” Domínguez
Another former Argentine world champion, Marcelo “Toro” Domínguez who was a cruiserweight champion in the 90s also remembered Diego Maradona.
The best match is being played in heaven! pic.twitter.com/6utB5ihD6h
– Marcelo F. Dominguez (@ToroDominguez) November 25, 2020
Roberto ‘Hands of Stone’ Durán
Another Latin American idol, the Panamanian Roberto “Hands of Stone” DuránHe dedicated some very emotional words to the Argentine footballer on his official Instagram account, next to 2 photographs by his side.