Isaac “Pitbull” Cruz feels very close to contesting the lightweight world title, and wants it to be an opportunity against Teofimo Lopez.
In addition to holding three other world titles, Theophimus Lopez is the world champion of the FIB, a body in which the Pitbull cross is the second classified. Theophimus is the fighter that he Pitbull Mexican is in the sights to seek his coronation.
“Because of the classification I am in, I want to Teofimo Lopez“, said cross in interview for Fine Boxing. “I know it would be an explosive fight. We all know that Teofimo is aggressive, hits hard. And I respect him above all else, but I have no fear of fighting him ”.
He PitbullThe 22-year-old from Mexico City believes the first opportunity to contest a world title is closer.
“I hope it does not pass this year,” he said. cross. “I don’t see it that far. This same year, towards the end or the middle, I hope to be contesting the world championship fight ”.
The rapid rise of the Pitbull Cruz
Teofimo Lopez negotiates a mandatory fight with the IBF’s top ranked lightweight Australian George Kambosos. AND Isaac Cruz It is the second ranked of the organism in the same category.
In his last fight, on October 31, the Pitbull cross brutally knocked out Diego Magdaleno in the same first round. He did it in a forceful way, and with such an explosive style that he was quickly baptized as the “Mexican Mike Tyson”, he was projected as one of the most interesting prospects in national boxing.
From Mexico City to the World
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