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Canelo is Heated: Lara Offended All Mexican Fighters!

By CARLOS ARIAS

LOS ANGELES --- Saul "Canelo" Alvarez didn't seem too excited about a potential fight against Erislandy Lara in the wake of his 10th-round TKO over Alfredo Angulo on March 8. Actually, he was quite dismissive of Lara.

"You're right, there wasn't too much interest back then," said Alvarez, who faces Lara on July 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Showtime PPV, at Tuesday's press conference at the El Pueblo Historical Monument on Olvera Street.

"I asked the fans and the only one to answer was (Lara's) manager, but the fans spoke up. They stood up. They were heard and they basically said, 'Give it to him! Give it to him! He's talking too much sh*t! Give it to him!' Fans were telling me in person, social media and everywhere."

Alvarez, a Mexican, didn't take too kindly to the Cuban's trash talk.

"You know, he offended me so much on social media," Alvarez said. "He offended not only me, but all Mexican fighters, saying Cubans take Mexican fighters to school. They are going to teach me who's better. It's all bullsh*t."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by budfr on 05-08-2014

[QUOTE=caliAv;14525303][SIZE="4"]Canelo will get out boxed in 12 rounds he can't box mayweather proved it.he can only brawl and he fights bums. Angulo was coming off a loss to lara so why would you fight him[/SIZE][/QUOTE] You already predict Lara will…

Comment by budfr on 05-08-2014

[QUOTE=lazaron72;14525096]Rigo better than santacruz . Gamboa better than Mickey Garcia . Abril better than Brandon rios . Lara better than Canelo . Cuban boxing school has always been better than Mexico boxing system . Cuba has more olimpics champ than…

Comment by budfr on 05-08-2014

[QUOTE=St. Johns Gent;14524670]I'm mexican........Team Lara!!! :boxing:[/QUOTE] No, you´re not.

Comment by budfr on 05-08-2014

[QUOTE=racostaa;14524449]Why the promotion are not coming to Miami?. Is unfair with Lara's fans. It seems that everything is all about Ginger with Golden Boy. I only hope they don't robe the fight or come with small and cushion rings as…

Comment by budfr on 05-08-2014

[QUOTE=UTEP;14524448]Canelo's such a fukin prima donna, he really thinks all Mexican fighters were offended when Lara said he was going to take Canelo to school :rofl: I can't wait till Lara clowns this overprivileged punk![/QUOTE] Listen malinche, stop kissing Lara´s…

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