Josh warrington claims he wants an immediate rematch against Mauricio “Bronco” Lara and that if he does not win, he prefers to retire from boxing.
“It wouldn’t make any sense to stay (in boxing),” he said. Warrington to the english magazine Boxing News. “If I can’t beat this fighter (Lara), there is no point looking for Gary Russell. No one is going to believe that I can compete with Gary Russell, no one will believe that I can compete with Emmanuel Navarrete, if not I can beat his compatriot (Lara) “.
The Mexican Mauricio Lara gave the big surprise on February 13 when he went to England and knocked out Josh warrington, which was weighted as the best pen in the world.
Now there is talk of an immediate rematch. Warrington ensures that if you can not beat the Bronco lara In the rematch, it wouldn’t make any sense to continue boxing.
“So what would be the point?” Warrington. “Maybe I could go super feather for a fee. But I’ve been the A side for a long time, and I’m not ready to go just for the money, because this is a tough sport, and if I can’t beat this guy (Lara), What am I going to do then? That speaks to how confident I am that I can beat him in a rematch, and how much I want this fight. “
Lara stops Warrington and gets the upset victory! 🥊 pic.twitter.com/16CG8KrYiS
– DAZN Boxing (@DAZNBoxing) February 13, 2021