Oscar de la hoya assured that his jaw is in good condition for his fight against Vitor Belfort next September 11.
“He is a big man,” he said. From the pot. “I have a good jaw, so I have to work my body, I have to use my speed and then be on my heels and stick with the jab. I have a good plan for him, so we’ll see. I have to see myself as my self before I fight with (Manny) Pacquiao before exhausting myself to fight at 147 ”.
During his mixed martial arts career, the Brazilian fighter demonstrated his power with his fists by knocking out 12 of his rivals.
And this situation has been something that has attracted attention, because Belfort has a very strong punch that could endanger Oscar
on his return to the ring after 13 years.
The fight is scheduled for neither fighter to exceed 175 pounds and they will wear 12-ounce gloves.
“I will arrive in 170, fast strong,” said the president of Golden Boy Promotions. “I have my jawbone, so I know if he hits me, okay, I’ll get by. You must be in shape. No coach, but I’m thinking of talking to Floyd Mayweather Sr. for me to train. He was someone who brought out the best in me. “
Oscar de la hoya He has mentioned on different occasions that after facing Vitor Belfort and win him, he will seek revenge with Floyd mayweather or fight with Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez.
“Look, I have achieved many things that many other people have not achieved,” he commented. Oscar. “I want to make the biggest comeback in sports history.”