World champion in four weight categories, Mexican Leo Santa Cruz (37-1-1, 19 KO) admitted that he was worried about the possible failure of the weigh-in by his rival, American puncher Jervonte Davis (23-0-0, 22 KO), twice in his career. fit into the limit of the second featherweight (up to 59 kg).
“Yes, I’m a little worried that he might not be able to keep up with the weight, which will give him an edge. Although he will gain after weigh-in anyway.
It can eat up to 150 pounds [68 кг]while I’m unlikely to get more than 137 [62 кг]… In this case, he realizes the advantage. It’s okay though. I’ve boxed with big guys, “said the fighter.
Earlier, Santa Cruz named one of the key moments that will lead him to victory.