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Ortiz: I Was Going To Smack Mayweather, Lay Him Out!

By Chris LaBate

During Wednesday's press conference at LA Live in Los Angeles, there was a face to face verbal exchange between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz. Some pretty harsh words were voiced by Ortiz when he addressed the media and the thousands of fans who attended. Mayweather was pretty calm and soft spoken, but he started throwing a few verbal jabs when he came face to face with Ortiz. The Mexican champion had to compose himself and was very close to throwing a pre-fight punch.

"I was going to smack him," Ortiz said to the LA Times. "I was going to lay him out. He said, 'You don't get this, son,' and I said, 'No, no. I'm the world champ. You don't have a chance.'"

Mayweather-Ortiz takes place on September 17 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by iniduoh on 07-01-2011

[QUOTE=F l i c k e r;10768981]Why does Ortiz seem like a baby? "I have a belt. I'm the best." Yeah, so does 1000 other boxers Victor. Holding a belt doesn't mean shyt anymore.[/QUOTE] Youre right, these days belts don't…

Comment by King Ju-Ju on 06-30-2011

im going for ortiz in this 1. mayweathers time is nearing. ortiz has to rush this sucker.

Comment by Reloaded on 06-30-2011

[QUOTE=...lucy...;10767888]Aye, prove yourself that Floyd chooses you because your style is tailor-made for him.[/QUOTE] When at the top they all pick who they think they can beat you fukwit , If it were Manny he would force Ortiz to his…

Comment by ex-pacfan on 06-30-2011

[QUOTE=DoomCity202;10769797]every time floyd has an opponent people hope he loses goes way back to when he was @ 130lbs people remain hopeful every fight this is a huge part of why he sells fights people want to see dude lose…

Comment by Stanly Ketchel on 06-30-2011

[QUOTE=Eaner0919;10769051]Vic reminds me of Spider talking back to Tommy when goaded into "why don't you go fukk urself Floyd" Ellerbe in the background "whoa you gonna take that Floyd"[/QUOTE] He's a rat, his whole family is rats, he was probably…

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