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Floyd Mayweather Sr. is Not Impressed With Canelo

by Miguel Rivera

Trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. is not impressed by the skills of WBC/WBA junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo' Alvarez (42-0-1, 30KOs). Golden Boy Promotions wants to make a fight between Canelo and the recognized pound-for-pound king, Floyd Mayweather Jr., on September 14th in Las Vegas.

Mayweather watched some video of Canelo, including his recent victory over Austin Trout, and he doesn;t see anything that presents a real danger to his son.

"I don't think he'll be a problem for Floyd. The weight don't matter [with the fight taking place at 154]....skill wins fight, [not size]. From what I saw of him, I don't see nothing [that impresses me]. The punches that he hit [Trout with], he won't hit Floyd with those punches. If Floyd moves [around the ring] and just touches him, he won't be able to keep up with him. What can he do? I don't see nothing he could do to Floyd," Mayweather Sr. said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by AHUEVO on 05-12-2013

[QUOTE=swagswag;13355788]Canelo is a hypejob, I am not impressed with a redhead who is 42-0-1 and is 22 years old. He has only fought one big name and a big name who was past his prime. Floyds fought like 7 or…

Comment by FURYJONES on 05-12-2013

[QUOTE=boxerbrando;13352331]I.want to ask the FLOYDriderz,who do they want Floyd to fight next.Because you guys always make reasons not make a fight.Its always the opponent would be easy work or he doesn't deserve the fight.So who should Floyd fight?[/QUOTE] Get off…

Comment by junior gong on 05-11-2013

Floyd jnr certainly seems impressed enough...he even wants him to fight at 147 or a catchweight!:lol1:

Comment by ronnie_N. on 05-11-2013

floyd sr: i'm not impressed w/ canelo... floyd jr: canelo is helluva fighter, tremendous hungry young lion... i took my hat off to him... let him go down to 147, and we got a fight baby... roadblocks are set mother^&*#ers!!!

Comment by BrushMyHair. on 05-11-2013

Canelo is a hypejob, I am not impressed with a redhead who is 42-0-1 and is 22 years old. He has only fought one big name and a big name who was past his prime. Floyds fought like 7 or…

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