October 5, 2022

Floyd Mayweather Jr was among the finest fighters to ever do it, however outdoors of the ring he’s additionally one of many harshest critics.

Following Canelo’s upset loss by the hands of Dmitry Bivol this weekend, footage has reemerged of Mayweather Jr describing Canelo as an ‘straightforward’ combat.


Canelo failed in his try and turn into the WBA gentle heavyweight champion, as he was outboxed by Bivol

Mayweather Jr, who was 36 on the time, and Canelo, who was 22, clashed again in 2013, and the self-acclaimed ‘Greatest Ever’ placed on a masterful show to win by majority resolution.

Earlier than final evening, this was the one loss on Canelo’s file and the Mexican had seemed unbeatable in recent times changing into the undisputed tremendous middleweight world champion.

Forward of his combat with Bivol, few followers or members of the media noticed something aside from a Canelo victory in retailer, nevertheless it appears Mayweather Jr has by no means actually rated the Mexican, as he had some harsh phrases on the post-fight press convention for Gervonta Davis’s win over Isaac Cruz final December.

“I’m gonna inform you the reality about Canelo – motherf***er [was] straightforward.” Mayweather Jr mentioned.

“A cake stroll, straightforward.

“Y’all sitting up right here, y’all praising this dude, this dude was nothing.

“I used to be virtually 40 years previous once I cooked this dude, straightforward.”

Mayweather Jr is no longer the only man to have ever beaten Canelo

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Mayweather Jr is now not the one man to have ever overwhelmed Canelo

It appears Mayweather Jr heeded his personal phrases forward of the Canelo vs Bivol combat, as he guess $10,000 on the Russian and he posted his successful ticket on Instagram with the caption, “straightforward choose up”.

The prediction from ‘Cash’ rewarded him with $42,500 that means he took residence $52,500.

Mayweather benefitted from Canelo’s loss

Mayweather benefitted from Canelo’s loss

Mayweather Jr has been retired since his combat with Conor McGregor in 2017, however he has returned to the ring for the occasional exhibition.

Subsequent Saturday evening, we are going to see him again once more, as he takes on his former sparring associate, Don Moore, in Dubai.

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