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Leo Santa Cruz: Guillermo Rigondeaux is Not Invincible

WBC super bantamweight champion, Leo Santa Cruz (27-0-1, 15 KOs) will defend his title against world ranked Manuel Roman (17-2-3, 6 KOs) on September 13th at the MGM Grand Las Vegas, on the undercard of the rematch bout between Mayweather and Maidana.

A victory would propel Santa Cruz, ever closer to a showdown with Cuba's WBA/WBO champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (14-0, 9 KOs). They've both been challenging each other via ping pong on their social networks.

Santa Cruz would love to face Rigondeaux before a planned move to featherweight in 2015.

"Rigondeaux has been saying that I'm scared, and we could easily fight. Right now only the fight against Manuel Roman is on my mind. But afterwards we 'll see what comes," Santa Cruz said.

"I have already said that I want to fight Rigondeaux. I know he's a tough opponent, but I don't care. No opponent is invincible and inside the ring all the words that were said carry zero weight."

"I want to give the fans what they deserve. I want to please them and if they are happy with that fight, I am happy."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Resilient on 08-20-2014

I'd love to see LSC make Rigo do the Booty Dew....oh my his fans will have an absolute meltdown..

Comment by SnakeVen0m on 08-20-2014

[QUOTE=budfr;14871499]Above who or what? He has great technique [B][SIZE="5"]but hugs[/SIZE][/B] and runs, another member of the Mayweather-Broner-Lara [B][SIZE="5"]hugging club[/SIZE][/B]. All cowards and boring. No wonder Rigo is not PPV material and Leo is.[/QUOTE] WHAT?!?!? RIGO HOLDS NOW?!?!? When the hell…

Comment by Skorpion on 08-20-2014

LSC will not fight Rigondeaux. He wouldn't even fight Scott Quigg on the Mayweather undercard.

Comment by Dr Kewl Hair on 08-20-2014

And italy is on the earth, the earth is the world. Hence world rated.

Comment by DosRounds on 08-20-2014

so fight him and prove it then mate

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