Marco Antonio Barrera don’t expect that Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez have a simple fight before Caleb Plant, next November 6 at the MGM Grand from The Vegas, Nevada.
“Here I think it will be a great fight, but very complicated, more difficult than many believe,” he said. Barrier to Fighthype. “Never before has someone won all the belts in that division (168 pounds), no one in boxing history has, so I hope what Canelo can achieve is appreciated.”
Although he spoke of the complications that can cause Plant, Barrier I trust that Saul he will end up winning and hopes that he will receive recognition from his compatriots.
“Plant he moves a lot, he knows how to move his legs around the ring ”, he commented. “I have seen it and Canelo will have to go forward, narrow the spaces and attack the body because of the style he has Caleb. Canelo He has the ability to win and people will be surprised and say that it is great that a Mexican has managed to be undisputed at 168 pounds. I hope people accept him as one of the greats.
Barrier praised the technique of Caleb and insisted that Canelo he will have to press and shorten the ring if he wants to win the fight.
Will Canelo win by knockout?
Although Marco Antonio want to see Saul triumphing once again via knockout, he doesn’t think victory will come like this.
“He is very technical, he backs down and he doesn’t like to take damage,” he replied. Plant. “That’s where Canelo you have to push to connect it. I believe that Saul he will win by a decision, I would love to see him knock out before the tenth, but I think he will finally come out victorious in the decision.
Marco Barrera insisted that Canelo He has not been at a disadvantage in his fights lately and closed by saying that his opponents often do not seek victory.
“I believe that Canelo he is better than all his rivals ”, he pointed out. “Now also his opponents are not trying to win, see what happened with (Billy Joe) Saunders. He was honest with himself and said he didn’t want to continue if he continued to receive that punishment. “