Billy joe saunders He priced him $ 5 million upon his return to the ring in an eventual rematch against Chris Eubank Jr., after remaining inactive after his defeat with Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez.
“Put in 5 million and I’ll be ready to break your ass again,” he said. Saunders on Twitter in response to statements from Chris Eubank to IFL TV where he accused him of faking his right cheekbone injury.
5m and I will come back and spank you once again .man down 🤛🏻 https://t.co/gs7Rrk9itS
– billyjoesaunders (@bjsaunders_) September 1, 2021
“There was no injury, there was no broken orbital,” he said. Eubank. “If that were true, there would be photos with the doctors’ reports and some photos. Please we saw him driving almost a week later with some sunglasses. He just gave up. If you grow a pair, I’ll be waiting for you. “
Eubank Jr continued with his attacks on the former champion and said that he simply did not want to continue in his fight with him Canelo from the moment he felt hurt.
“He gave up, he had a black eye and he didn’t want any more with it. Canelo“, I consider. “He is perfectly fine. He had to swallow his defeat and take the shame for what he did ”.
Canelo and Saunders
They unified the 168-pound belts on May 8 and the Mexican got the knockout, after a right uppercut that caused a fracture and endangered the British career.
However, he made around $ 8 million after losing his title to Alvarez, a figure that is difficult to achieve again, so he tries to get closer to those numbers with an eventual revenge.
Why do you want Saunders?
Thirst for revenge Eubank with Saunders It is the product of an old clash between the two almost 7 years ago, where Billy joe He won by decision divided by cards of 115-114 and 115-113, while another judge gave the winner to Eubank Jr by 116-113.
Despite the time elapsed between one fight and another, Eubank ensures that at the moment he does not contemplate on his radar Saunders, but I would never say no to an eventual rematch.
“I would not say that he has not gotten into the ring with him even if he does not have a world title,” he said. “The story is there and there is a demand from the fans. Although it is not on my radar at the moment, it will always be a fight that will interest me ”.
Eubank will fight next October 2 against Sven Elbir on Wembley.