Isaac “Pitbull” Cruz would think about transferring up from light-weight to tremendous light-weight – however provided that there was a direct world title alternative towards WBC world champion Regis Prograis, in response to his father and coach Isaac Cruz Sr.
“If there’s a world title battle, that will be an possibility,” Cruz Sr answered to Izquierdazo, when questioned if his son was prepared to maneuver as much as 140 and battle Prograis.
“However provided that there’s a actual world title battle. We wouldn’t be all in favour of transferring up, besides if there’s a world title alternative 140, we’d take it”.
Prograis, who just lately captured the world title with a knockout of Jose Zepeda, is able to making a voluntary protection.
“We might not discard that chance (of preventing Prograis),” Cruz Sr mentioned. “Whether it is for his world title we’d take it now that he has the choice to choose an opponent. That will be excellent, we’d solely transfer as much as 140 in that state of affairs.”
Jose Ramirez stepped away from a compulsory battle with Progress after the proposed purse cut up was 65/35 in favor of the champion.
Cruz Sr. clarified that there have been no ongoing negotiations or talks, however he additionally made himself clear that the purse cut up for a battle along with his son needs to be higher than what was proposed to Ramirez.
“We want them to place cash on the desk, to pay what’s honest,” Cruz Sr mentioned. “We received’t take the battle just for the world title alternative, (we want the cash) to be acceptable.
“It needs to be 60/40. And to be sincere, I might say that even 45% for Pitbull, as a result of at this second he’s a field workplace draw, and can fill any enviornment the place he fights. The need for folks to see Pitbull battle is already robust and he sells tickets. If there is a chance, why not speak about it?”