Russian contender for the WBO welterweight title (up to 66.7 kg) David Avanesyan (29-3-1, 17 KOs) is not going to put up with the role of a hopeless outsider in the upcoming fight against American Terence Crawford (38-0, 29 KOs). ), which is scheduled for December 10 in Omaha (USA).
David is sure that he has something to at least surprise the champion. In general, he is going to win the opponent’s fans and leave the ring as a winner.
“I’m going to hostile territory, to his native Omaha, where he will be full of his fans,” Avanesyan said. Well, I’ve been playing in the territory of my rivals for most of my career, and I love it because it gives me an extra charge. This is what it means to be an underdog. When I leave the arena with a monumental victory, I am sure that I will win over his fans.”
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“For me and my family, this is the chance of a lifetime and I won’t take it for granted,” says David. “I know that everyone predicts me failure, but let me tell you something: I will surprise everyone who will watch the fight. I have enough time to prepare, so I will be ready to face the southpaw.”
“Crawford is not accidentally considered the best fighter in boxing, his skill is simply incredible, and he knows how to win,” states the challenger. “But I will do everything to become a world champion. I need to stick to the plan and adapt as the fight progresses if the need arises. I’m sure my aggressive style will get Crawford in trouble.”