Chris arreola He recalled that more than a decade ago when he met Andy Ruiz at the gym, he immediately felt like he was facing an upcoming heavyweight champion.
“This is a fight that, in all honesty, I’ve seen coming since the first time I saw him train. AndyHe said at the virtual conference.
“I remember the first time we sparred, I remember seeing this chubby kid who stepped into the ring. I didn’t think about him until he started hitting me. Those hands are lethal. Those hands were fast. He is a Mexican with speed, ”he explained.
The same way, Arreola I knew that at some point in life, fate could face them face to face and this will come true soon.
“I knew this fight would come one day. This day is here, and remember that he is a dangerous man, ”he argued.
Chris Arreola praises Andy Ruiz
Chris Similarly, he indicated that at some point, Andy wanted to be like him, since being eight years apart, the former heavyweight champion saw his professional career begin.
“At one point he wanted to be like me, but now I want to be like him, since he became the first Mexican to win the heavyweight title. He did something that I could never do, ”argued the fighter who is now 40 years old.
Finally, Arreola He assured that this time it’s up to him to change history and beat the favorite fighter in this battle.
“Now it is my turn to give my best, to change history and show that I am a great elite Mexican heavyweight,” he said.