Errol spence jr. assured that he will arrive physically well and with the power to knock out Manny pacquiao and withdraw it, next August 21 at headquarters to be defined in The Vegas, Nevada.
“Now, I’m fine, I feel strong,” he confessed in an interview with Barbershop Conversations. “I am at 158 (pounds) now. I want to be as strong as I can because I can knock out Pacquiao and send it to retirement ”.
The Filipino boxer has suffered seven defeats in his career, three of which have been via knockout.
The first time he fell down the chloroform route was in February 1996, when he lost in the third round to Rustic Torrecampo.
Three years later, before Boonsai Sangsurat, was knocked out again in the third chapter.
While in December 2012, Juan Manuel Marquez sent him to sleep with a forehand fly in the sixth round.
“I am waiting for the same Manny pacquiao that we always see and will come to fight ”, he considered Errol. “I will be much stronger than in my previous fight (against Danny Garcia). If you are seeing that, you should see Chris Algieri, Lamont (Peterson), Kell brook and those fights. If you have seen that last fight thinking you will see weaknesses, you will get in trouble. “
In his last contest on December 5, 2020, Spence managed to remain undefeated in 27 games and defend the welterweight belts of the CMB Y FIB, but did not convince by taking the unanimous decision.
On unifying against one of today’s pound-for-pound best as Terence crawford, Spence he said he thinks Bob arum He has put up certain obstacles and hopes that it can be done soon.
“I think that Bob (Arum) treats him like an athlete of his own, ”he said Errol spence. “I don’t think I respect Terence. And I think he’s going to try to get money. I think that Bob he’s frustrated with it. He and I don’t know how to carry out the fight. Has to go through Bob. Hopefully after the fight it can happen ”.