The middleweight champion of the OMB, Demetrius Andrade, revealed that Matchroom offered $ 40 million to Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez to face, but the Mexican did not accept.
“TO Canelo They offered him 5 million more to fight me than with (Sergey) Kovalev”, Revealed Demetrius Andrade in order to Akhi TV. “Instead of those 35 million that he had, they offered him 40 to go with me, but he didn’t want to. After he beat GGG It seemed that he was going to unify with me in the 160, but he preferred to go for Kovalev“.
Andrade broke into the press conference of Canelo last weekend, where the Mexican pointed him out of just wanting a big bag and that he wouldn’t get in any way fighting him. He even went so far as to tell him that he was a horrible fighter.
“Dude, you are a horrible fighter, you have not fought with anyone,” he told the press conference after beating Billy Joe Saunders. “You just want to get paid, please go to hell out of here.”
Canelo had previously commented that his dream was to be the first undisputed Mexican middleweight champion before he Andrade will achieve the belt of the OMB and what Jermall charlo was his mandatory challenger.
The Mexican later changed his mission and put his objective in the super middleweight division, where he only needs to defeat Caleb Plant.
Demetrius He remains undefeated with a mark of 30 wins, however, he has not faced a renowned fighter, a situation that has him frustrated.
“I don’t know when I’ll have my big fight, I don’t know what I have to do to have my big chance,” he mentioned. “I was already at the conference with Canelo, I also went to the one of (Jermall) Charlo and even with GGG (Gennady Golovkin), but no one gives it to me. I do not understand why”.