Vergil Ortíz Jr, He is one of the most valued prospects in boxing, and reiterates his desire to have several of the best welterweight men of the moment as his next opponent.
“I want to Keith thurman, Danny Garcia or Shawn porter for my next fight, “explained Vergil Ortíz in the program Ak and Barak on his choice of next opponent. If I could choose, that’s what I would want for my next fight, but if they offered me Terence Crawford, I would definitely also accept.
Despite Ortíz is seen as a prospect, it is one of the great hopes of Golden Boy Promotions to become one of the new faces of boxing.
In 2020 he has only fought once and it was last July, when he dispatched in seven rounds to Samuel Vargas, demonstrating its quality and explosiveness.
“I feel like I have grown and improved as a boxer. I’m just getting stronger and faster as time goes on, so I feel like I’m starting to belong to those big names, where they are. I know what I am capable of «, he confessed Vergil Jr.
Vergil wants to fight Terence Crawford
The native of Dallas has a special focus on the welterweight champion OMB, Terence crawford Who he considers could beat. Crawford recently defeated in four episodes Kell brook Y Ortíz could see the fight.
“That fight gave me a little confidence,” he said. Ortíz about what he saw of Crawford. “He is not completely untouchable as everyone thinks he is. I can give anyone an interesting and tough fight.
There is no exact date for the return of Ortíz to the ring, but with Golden boy working several dates before the end of the year, it would not be strange to see his name parade in one of those evenings.
Ortíz He has an undefeated professional record of 16 wins, all by way of knockout.