David benavidez revealed the reasons why he considered that he can beat Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez.
“He has not had a rival that gets him into trouble. They all seem to arrive already defeated, I would be the opposite, “he said. Benavidez to Fight Hub TV. “I believe in myself and I have great confidence and motivation. I know that I will be the one who defeats the Canelo“.
Benavidez is confident that his skill and style similarities to the Canelo they can play in your favor for an eventual combat.
“24 wins with 21 knockouts speak highly of me,” he considered. “I feel like I have everything to put up a good fight for the Canelo. I have a great jab, very good body shots, speed and I know how to pressure my rivals. I feel like I am like him when he fights. “
For David, to Canelo not enough has been demanded of him and the opponents he has faced have not shown power in their fists.
“The rivals of Canelo they have not had power ”, he pointed out. “We already saw how (Billy Joe) Saunders and (Avni) Yildirim, none showed that power. One needs power to drive away Canelo or if it won’t eat you all night. I feel like I’m the hardest hitter at 168 pounds. “
Benavidez He also said that he wouldn’t mind the venue to fight with Canelo. However, he said that Texas could host 70 thousand spectators in the AT&T Stadium, house of the Dallas Cowboys.
“I don’t care about the place, I just want to fight him,” he commented. “Texas It would be great, if I can fight in front of 73 thousand people like he did it would be wonderful. You have two top Mexican fighters, I wouldn’t see why the full capacity of the stadium couldn’t be sold ”.
Trust in Benavidez to beat Canelo
Although several boxing analysts think that there is no boxer at present who can defeat Saúl Álvarez, Benavidez He assured that he has what it takes to give the bell.
“I will always have that great confidence in myself,” he said. “I feel like I can defeat him. I’ve seen a lot of things that I can take advantage of for a fight. There are many who support me and others believe that I would win Saul. But that only motivates me to work harder and shut my mouth on those who criticize me. For now I wait for my chance ”.
Benavidez thinks Canelo deserves credit if he goes undisputed
David Benavidez also asked for recognition for Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez if he becomes the undisputed 168-pound champion.
“If Canelo wins the IBF belt and keeps all the belts, you have to give him the credit he deserves,” he said. “There will be no more doubts as to who deserves to be recognized as the undisputed one.”