The WBC lightweight champion (up to 61.2 kg), American Devin Haney (24-0-0, 15 KO), speaking about the as yet unannounced fight against the Cuban veteran Yuriorkis Gamboa (30-3-0, 18 KO), considered that he has good chances of an early victory.
“I consider myself the fastest fighter, the fastest in boxing, and my job is to show him that I am a special fighter. He may have had some success, but that’s a different story. It would be great to win by knockout.
I hope I will do my job and formalize an early victory, but if not, then it’s okay. Although I think I can shake him with my straight and uppercuts. Let’s see, “said the fighter.