Tszyu Unfazed by Thurman's Talk, Aims to Make Him 'Squeal' in the Ring"
In the lead-up to their highly anticipated clash on March 30th, Tim Tszyu remains unfazed by Keith Thurman’s trash talk during their recent press conference. Tszyu, boasting a perfect record of 24-0 with 17 knockouts, is focused on making Thurman “squeal” when they face off at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, airing on Amazon Prime PPV.
Thurman, who hasn’t seen action in two years and has limited experience at 154, talked a big game, convincing many fans that he’s a real threat to Tszyu. Despite Thurman’s confidence, Tszyu maintains a calm demeanor, expressing that he doesn’t let the trash talk affect him.
“I’m always cool, calm, and collected. I know what I bring to the table,” Tszyu stated in a recent interview with Fighthype. He acknowledged Thurman’s energy during the press conference but emphasized his own focus on the upcoming fight.
“When a lion is a lion, they don’t need to tell everyone they’re a lion. But when a hyena thinks he’s a lion, he lets everyone know,” Tszyu remarked, highlighting Thurman’s bravado.
Tszyu’s ultimate goal is clear – he wants to hear Thurman “squeal” in the ring, showcasing his intent to be a throwback fighter who revels in delivering punishment. For Tszyu, boxing is the hurt game, and he aims to make a statement against Thurman.
As the fight date approaches, the boxing world eagerly awaits this clash of styles and personalities, with Tszyu’s determination set against Thurman’s bold predictions.