Chris colbert made a call to Leo Santa Cruz after his triumph before Tugststogt Nyambayer, in which he successfully defended his interim super featherweight belt from the AMB.
“I do not choose who to fight, whoever they put me in front of, I am going to defeat,” he said. Colbert at a press conference. “We would love to fight in Brooklyn, to me already Santa Cruz”.
Colbert showed great speed in his fight and dominated the boxer from Mongolia.
In the end he took the win by unanimous decision by cards of 118-110, 118-110, 117-111.
At the end of the fight, Colbert he backed down in his previous statements where he felt a confrontation before Gervonta davis and leaned for Leo Santa Cruz.
“He has many fans and is a great champion,” he considered. “He has lifted belts in four divisions and I am a future world champion so I don’t see a reason not to do the fight. Let’s do it ”.
Yes Colbert intends to seek the world championship in possession of Santa Cruz, will have to go down to the feathers to try to defeat the earthquake, which comes from suffering a defeat by knockout against Gervonta last october.
“I am number one in the AMB, so they know it’s time, “he said. “I will follow the plan and wait patiently for what they decide later.”
Colbert improved his professional record to 16 victories, six of them by knockout, after he defeated by knockout at the end of 2020 Jaime Arboleda and now beat Tugststogt Nyambayer.