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George Kambosos v Teofimo Lopez: Millionaire boxer promises second shock

Only two Australians have integrated their boxing divisions. The new millionaire George Cambosos has vowed to be third.

It’s not the $ 2.7 million payday that gets excited George Cambosos..

“Yeah, beautiful, money is great. I’ll be Australia’s most paid martial arts fighter, but that’s not all,” said Cambossos.

“It’s about taking this guy out and removing all the belts.”

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“Every Man Has a Woman Who” is the undefeated lightweight champion Teofimo Lopez, who will be on the record when Sydney Cider Cambossos defeats him.

Only two Australians have unified the weight class of boxing. Kostya Tszyu (lightweight) in 2003, Lionel Rose (bantamweight) in 1969.

But like any other world, Undefeated Cambosos I was also stunned by his shocking storm.

After Lopez rejected his promoter’s top-ranked $ 1.9 million offer to fight Cambossos, it went to a wallet bid, where Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr.’s rookie Triller played this event. Made an amazing $ 7.8 million offer for, the venue and dates will be confirmed shortly.

Under the percentage split, Lopez earned more than $ 5 million and Cambossos earned $ 2.7 million and needs to negotiate with US-based promoter Lou DiBella.

“Trillers came out of nowhere, and fighters are good for them because they are betting their lives, we are entertaining the crowd, fighters are paid what they deserve Should be, “said Cambosos, who chose to base himself, fought in the United States early in his career at the MGM Grand, Madison Square Garden, and Wembley Arena.

“They shocked the world, the boxing world couldn’t believe what happened. But there are two shocks to this process. Triller won the wallet bid and I went to Lopez. I shocked and won all the belts.

“I have two young children. Money guarantees their future, but my drive is far from money.

“I think his motivation is for money. He says” I’m worth it “very loudly.

“Well, you got your money. Now let’s see how long these titles can be retained.

“When I went to the United States, I went through the trenches with very little money.

“I was making very good money in Australia. People were surprised when I said I was going to America. But I got stuck here and brought in imports, made records, and then I didn’t want to be a fighter who fought a good fighter for a world title, was defeated, and was never heard again.

“I have taken the most difficult path.

“I’m finally starting to get the recognition I deserve. I went many times and left my family behind to realize these opportunities. Without sacrifice, I couldn’t stand in this position. . “

The 27-year-old Cambosos is 19-0 (10KO) and the 23-year-old Lopez is 16-0 (12KO). Lopez won the title by beating Vasyl Lomachenko, who many believed was out of control.

“The most important thing is to take this child out,” said Cambosos.

“It’s been the same story all the time. Many doubt me, they said I shouldn’t go to America at the beginning of my career, I don’t make, they identify me They said they shouldn’t fight the guys, they were skeptical, but I’m still undefeated and the best in the world, I fought the unified champion 2020 Fighter of the Year for all belts I am.

“The more they doubt me, the more motivated I am.”

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