Errol Spence Jr informed Shawn Porter he fights like he’s”drowning and doesn’t know how to float” as tensions increased at the pre-fight media conference.
“You are an in-shape street fighter.
“I am ready for whatever he can bring to the table. He has been talking a lot, and I wish to knock him out”
Porter, the WBC champion, responded:”He keeps saying the very exact things. He wishes to knock me out, and so on etc.
“But he didn’t knock 135lbs Mikey Garcia so he ain’t knocking out 147lbs’Showtime’ Shawn Porter.
“Nobody complains about me once I get out of the ring. People complained you could not knock 135lbs Mikey Garcia out.
“I will be there until the last round.”
Spence Jr maintained:”We’ll see, it might not be the last round.
“I’m prepared for a dog fight, whatever it takes to win”
The winner will take home the IBF and WBC names and proceed closer to welterweight supremacy – Manny Pacquiao is the WBA champion along with the WBO belt of the division is held by Terence Crawford.
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