WBC featherweight king Jhonny Gonzalez has sent a get well message to Abner Mares via Twitter.
Gonzalez was to have defended his title against Mares in Los Angeles on February 15 but Mares was forced to postpone the fight after suffering a rib injury during training.
The champion, who sent his message in Spanish said:” Abner, first of all I would like to wish you a speedy recovery. I also have already gone through the same situation and paid a very expensive price losing the world championship.
“I never doubted the injury because we are all exposed to these injuries, the only thing I want is for you to recover one hundred percent so that people will see a great fight. I send you kind regards and wish you a speedy recovery”
January 6, 2014