Shakur stevenson believes that he would massacre Oscar Valdez or Jamel herring in a future world title fight in the super featherweight division.
“Herring He can’t beat me, I firmly believe that. What’s more, no fighter at 130 pounds will be able to with me, “he said. Shakur after his fight with the Namibian Jeremiah Nakathilia. “When they face me it will be much worse for them, a whole massacre.”
Stevenson He took the fight against the African by a resounding 120-107 on all three cards, however, he could not knock him out despite making him fall in the fourth inning.
With the triumph he was on the line to challenge Jamel herring in a mandatory match for the WBO belt, but Shakur believes that it is not up to him.
“Jamel He’s not as good as me, he goes to certain fights and loses a few rounds, they don’t see me doing that, ”he said. “I feel that I am one of the best fighters to defend. Herring He is a second level fighter and I would destroy him easily ”.
Meanwhile, the own Herring previously commented that it was possible that combat with Stevenson it would not be because Shakur I also had the Mexican in mind Oscar Valdez.
But it seems that in the mind of Stevenson, there is also an easy victory against the Mexican fighter.
“TO Valdez I would defeat him in the same way that I would with Jamel, as I said I am ready for any of the big names ”, he pointed out. “I want those fights now.”
Despite showing interest in any of the champions, Stevenson received multiple comments on social networks that wanted to see him face the former Mexican champion Miguel Berchelt if finally Herring Y Valdez perform a unification that may partially curb their interest in a world title.
– Top Rank Boxing (@trboxing) June 13, 2021