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Shakur Stevenson needs Oscar Valdez subsequent, says ‘no manner’ Vasiliy Lomachenko can beat him

Shakur Stevenson is the newest younger boxing star to seem on Brian Custer’s Final Stand Podcast and had loads to say about what he’s trying to do in his profession at this level whereas additionally giving his tackle some potential matchups on the market for him. Take a look at some excerpts of what Stevenson needed to say with the total video interview above.

On wanting a combat in opposition to Oscar Valdez in June

“I feel he’s the higher fighter out of all people within the division, I feel he established himself as one of many high fighters and I really feel the highest fighter within the division so I would like Valdez extra for certain. I don’t know if he actually needs to combat me, however our groups are speaking and we going to see.”

On the assumption that he’s an prevented fighter

“I really feel like a variety of fighters don’t need to combat me, I really feel like I had alternatives to combat in large fights however I can’t in these large fights due to different fighters, it’s not me. I simply really feel like these guys all the time discover a manner out and I’m the Boogeyman.”

On his curiosity in dealing with Chris Colbert

“I might undoubtedly see that combat, that will be a giant combat. ‘B-Hop’ has been placing on nice performances, I don’t take nothing away from him. I feel lots of people are going to have bother with ‘B-Hop,’ I feel ‘B-Hop’ is an actual good fighter, I simply assume there’s ranges, there’s ranges in the case of boxing. I do know what he don’t know, that’s all I’m going to say.”

(Editor’s notice: Colbert ditched the “Lil B-Hop” nickname again in 2019 in favor of “Primetime,” however perhaps it’s like when you’ve gotten a nickname as a child and everybody who knew you then is all the time going to name you that it doesn’t matter what. — Scott)

On a possible combat in opposition to Vasiliy Lomachenko

“There’s no manner he can beat me. It’s unimaginable, I might not let him beat me. Ain’t no manner a scared man can beat me, I really feel like there was a variety of worry in that Teofimo combat, and I simply don’t assume a scared man can beat me!”