Billy Joe Saunders grabbed a microphone and requested inquiries to Canelo and Gennady Golovkin when he crashed their first press convention in 2017.
Earlier than the pair’s preliminary combat, they got here to London as a part of a promotional tour and BJS took the chance to make his presence felt.
On the time, Saunders held the WBO middleweight title, with Canelo and Golovkin set to combat for the opposite three.
GGG owned the WBA and IBF belts, whereas additionally choosing up the WBC crown after Canelo determined to vacate it in 2016.
Billy Joe made this his first query, asking the Mexican why he determined to drop the belt relatively than defend it towards Golovkin a 12 months earlier.
When Canelo answered in Spanish, Saunders interrupted the translator and mentioned: “I’ll translate that, ‘I s*** myself.’”
The Brit then requested: “Will the winner entertain me, for the WBO 160lbs Watch when Billy Joe Saunders advised Canelo he ‘s*** himself’ as he crashed press convention with Gennady Golovkin?
“Golovkin, I used to be alleged to combat you however talks broke down between me and your staff.”
GGG replied: “I do know you want to speak an excessive amount of. You’re a boxer, you’re not a promoter, please.
“If you’d like, Tom [Loeffler] is my promoter, he’ll let you know.”
Saunders concluded: “Sure, effectively I’m very, very concerned about that combat, love the combat.
“My bit was signed to combat you, however for some purpose you misplaced your pen.
“So hopefully if Canelo fights you – and I believe that Canelo will beat you – I’m hoping to combat you or Canelo in America.
“However good luck to each males and have a great combat.”
Now, Saunders will face Canelo on Might 8.