Para Roberto Durán, Canelo ya es mas grande que Julio César Chávez

The former boxer, Roberto “Hands of Stone” Durán, he assured that Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez is already bigger than Julio Cesar Chavez.

“I’m Happy for Canelo, because everything he is doing is for the good of Mexico and for him, “he said. Roberto Duran in interview with ES News. “He is the boxer of the moment, there is no one else. Chavez it’s over, he’s a respected idol, but the new idol, whether they want to or not, is Canelo and that you have to accept ”.

The Panamanian who is recognized as the best Latin American fighter of all time, indicated that despite the fact that in Mexico they do not see him that way, for him Canelo already passed Chavez for all that he has achieved.

Chavez it is already a legend, Canelo He has already won four titles, it is already another legend, that Mexico does not want to accept that is something else. How many titles did he have Chavez?, three. Y Canelo it already has four, it is still bigger ”.

Roberto Duran made it clear that the current Mexican absolute champion has put the name of his country on high.

Canelo He is the man who is giving Mexico the most fame and the boxer who is winning the most money right now, more than Chavez Y Roberto Duran“, argument Stone hands.

Roberto Durán defends Canelo

A few weeks ago, Duran defended Saul of the criticism made by the former Mexican boxer Juan Manuel Marquez who criticized the career of his countryman.

“For me he is envious, why doesn’t he go boxing? That is only envy. I know nothing more than Canelo On the phone, it was introduced to me by video. He arrived in Panama and we spoke very well and I greeted him. He got out of the ring and greeted me. No one is a gold coin to be liked by everyone. The one who speaks ill of Canelo it is because he envies him, Canelo for me they are good people ”, sentenced.