Mike tyson, heavyweight legend, gave his prognosis for the fight between Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and Caleb Plant, and chose the Mexican.
“The champion, yes (Canelo) ”, Replied the former champion after the weigh-in between the two boxers. “He has proven that he is the best fighter of his generation and he deserves to win.”
On the platform that was placed so that the American and Mexican were weighed, there was also Mike, who witnessed everything up close.
During the time they conducted the confrontation, Tyson he was close, only behind one person.
“This is the best moment to see them, because the next time you see it, it will be in the ring and this is the best moment for me, the one I enjoy the most,” he said. Mike tyson.
Saul stopped the scale at 168 pounds, right on the edge of the super middleweight division, while Caleb weighed 167.
During the weigh-in, the support of Mexican fans was seen in favor of Canelo by encouraging it. When Plant appeared on the screen, the fans made the homophobic scream of football and booed him.
The presenter asked Canelo about the presence of Mike tyson, who replied that it was an honor to have him there.
“It means a lot,” he said. Saul Alvarez. “He was a great fighter, legend. I want to be like him one day, so it means a lot. “
Mike Tyson’s other analysis for Canelo-Plant
In July, on his podcast Hotboxin‘, Mike tyson assured that Canelo Alvarez had all the qualities to knock out Caleb Plant.
Eddy reynoso and Saul they have repeatedly said that the knockout will come after the seventh round to become the first universal champion in 168-pound history.
“Caleb Plant it will not go the distance, “he said Tyson. “They are going to liquidate it. He’s going to be very screwed up. With two human beings, anything is possible, but I think this guy is going to kill him ”.