Former Mexican welterweight champion, Antonio Margarito, assured that the experience of Manny pacquiao will be a key piece to get the win against Errol Spence Jr. next August 21.
“Manny pacquiao he is a legend, the years weigh but experience counts a lot “, he commented Margarito to Fighthype. “It will facilitate Pacquiao the left-handed guard, all the blows that he throws will be fundamental, many believe that the years weigh, but when one continues exercising they do not weigh as much. I think he will win.
Antonio Margarito He has been retired from boxing for four years since what was his last triumph against Carson jones, on Chihuahua.
During his career he managed to beat the Puerto Rican Miguel Cotto, thus marking the highest point of what was his step as a professional.
He subsequently suffered defeats to Shane mosley, Pacquiao himself and in the rematch with Cotto, leaving his final record at 41 wins and 8 losses.
On what was his fight with the Filipino, Margarito stressed that the speed of Manny it will complicate a lot Spence.
“Really Manny pacquiao he throws too many blows, when I fight with him I always said so he can give me 6 × 1, but it is always difficult to face him and he is someone very fast, “he said. “He hit me 7 or 8 times for every hit I gave him. He is a legendary boxer ”.
Spence jr. will put the belts of the CMB Y FIB, as well as his undefeated brand against Manny in a venue yet to be defined in The Vegas, Nevada.
Manny pacquiao comes after almost two years of absence since it was his last win against Keith thurman, while Spence arrives after beating Danny Garcia by unanimous decision last December.