Shakur Stevenson responds to Oscar de la Hoya’s problem to battle William Zepeda each time he desires

William Zepeda is the fighter that Oscar de la Hoya reveals off as a attainable winner over Stevenson

Shakur Stevenson not too long ago turned the light-weight champion of the WBC by besting Edwin De Los Santos in an underwhelming title battle the place he was accused of operating from his opponent, nonetheless, he’s prepared for his subsequent contender.

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Oscar de la Hoya and Shakur Stevenson alternate phrases on social media

After William Zepeda’s resounding victory over Maxi Hughes, Oscar de la Hoya has already issued a problem to Shakur Stevenson, who has already responded to him concerning a attainable battle and has even set a date for subsequent July.

‘Golden Boy’ was questioned about Zepeda’s subsequent opponent, and the promoter was clear in his message in the direction of Stevenson, whom he later additionally challenged on social media

“I might like to see him with anybody, with Sakhur Stevenson: ‘Sahkur, in case you’re watching, let’s transfer on, let’s go.’ I might like to see him with the winner of Kambosos and Lomachenko, it could be nice, it could be an incredible battle, however William Zepeda is prepared for anybody,” De la Hoya acknowledged in an interview with DAZN.

Stevenson’s response to Oscar de la Hoya couldn’t wait

After the message that got here from the ring at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, Zepeda pushed again, now from the social media area

“Hello Shakur Stevenson that is William Zepeda,”

“I am prepared in July. Let’s make it occur. Contact my promoter, Oscar,” responded Shakur Stevenson in X, giving a date that might solely depart the ‘Shrimp’ three and a half months of preparation.

The preparation shouldn’t be solely bodily but in addition technique, particularly due to the quick time Zepeda and his crew must put collectively a plan to decipher one of many best qualities of ‘Sugar’ Stevenson, which is protection.

Stevenson vs Zepeda is a battle that might promise loads with undefeated fighters included.

The battle could be spectacular between two undefeated fighters who’re among the many greatest there’s at light-weight as we speak, in a division that is filled with expertise, with Vasily Lomachenko, Gervonta Davis, and Isaac ‘Pitbull’ Cruz among the many greatest.

Stevenson has his final battle scheduled with Prime Rank, owned by promoter Bob Arum, after which he’s anticipated to signal with PBC, so we should wait whether it is handy for them to make the battle towards Zepeda.

Regardless of the win, Stevenson apologized for his poor efficiency, leaving many puzzled about how a fighter along with his abilities averted an thrilling battle.

“I admire Floyd Mayweather, I apologise to him, I apologise to Andre Ward, and I apologise to Terence Crawford,” Stevenson mentioned.

“They’re all my idols and so they got here out to see an incredible efficiency, however I placed on a foul one.

“Do not congratulate me on a foul efficiency.

“It simply wasn’t me man. I had loads happening. I ain’t gonna make no excuses. It was a superb battle, only a dangerous efficiency and never my requirements.”

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