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Willie Monroe, Jr media day quotes

Philadelphia. Pa./Rochester, NY (Aug. 31, 2017) – This past Tuesday at the
Rochester Fight Factory, Willie Monroe, Jr. met a throng of media personnel
during his media day workout in advance of his September 16th showdown with
WBO World Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders at the Copper Box Arena
in London, England.

Monroe held court and analyzed many topics regarding the fight and his
career as he gets ready for his 2nd world title opportunity.

Below are quotes, video interviews, and images from the event, which
included a visit from Rochester Deputy Mayor Cedric Alexander.


“I am battle tested, and I have gone through this and gave a good account
of myself against Golovkin. This time, I am going to enjoy the moment a
little more. I am enjoying the process.”

“Nothing is given to you, so I have to go take it.”

“I give people from my city hope.”

“The one thing that Golovkin and Canelo need, I am going to get my hands
on, so they will have to see me.”

“Saunders is a little mouthy. I am a humble guy. It has me motivated, and
come September 16th, he will have heck to pay.”

“I want my rematch with Triple-G, but I think Canelo is the more skilled
fighter. It will be a great fight. I appreciate both of them for fighting
each other.”

“I might feel like boxing his ears off, or I may want to get him out of

“My application to boxing shows that I am stronger than these guys.”