By Dan Ambrose: Regis Prograis is warning Teofimo Lopez Sr that each one the trash discuss he’s been doing goes to get his son Teo harm when he will get him within the ring to place a beating on him.
Proper now, it’s unclear whether or not Teofimo (18-1, 13 KOs) is excited by preventing Prograis (28-1, 24 KOs) as a result of his current excuse about his perception that Regis can’t combat in the usmakes it transparently clear that he has no need to share the ring with him.
In that case, Teofimo could be following after Jose Ramirez, who didn’t wish to combat Prograis both. Teofimo’s final combat in opposition to Sandor Martin confirmed that he lacks the expertise to combine it with Prograis or any of the standard 140-pounders.
Martin beat Teofimo however misplaced a controversial determination in New York. Teofimo was dropped twice within the combat, and appeared to lose badly, however was given the choice.
“He’s going to get his son harm as a result of I don’t come to field folks. I come to harm folks,” mentioned Regis Prograis to Fighthype about Teofimo Lopez Sr. “His son is the one which has to go get within the ring.
“He don’t obtained to get within the ring, so he can say all that s**t all he desires. Like I mentioned, it’s the canine barking behind the glass. They’re saying all these items as a result of they’re not going to combat me.
“Prime Rank isn’t going to work with Probellum. They really feel like that’s not going to occur, however hopefully, within the subsequent week, I’ll discover out what’s occurring my finish with my promotion. I wish to hear all these folks once they know fights will be made; I wish to hear all them speaking.
“Proper now, they really feel like I can’t combat right here, I can’t combat within the U.S., and might’t do sure issues. As soon as sure issues are settled, and I determine my subsequent transfer, then I wish to see who’s speaking as a result of then it’s going to be like, ‘He can combat all these folks.’
“Then I wish to see in the event that they’re nonetheless going to be speaking or not. In fact, I can combat within the U.S. My final combat was within the U.S. Teofimo is speaking in circles. He doesn’t know what he’s speaking about. He’s speaking all types of s**t, and he doesn’t even know what he’s speaking about.
“How can’t I combat within the U.S.? My final combat was in California. The final time I checked that’s part of the U.S, proper? Like I mentioned, within the subsequent week, I ought to know extra about my scenario and my subsequent transfer goes to be. Then I wish to hear lots of people discuss after that.
“As soon as they know these fights will be made, then I wish to hear folks discuss,” mentioned prograis.