Cristian Mijares could face current WBC superbantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz on March 8th, in a card of Golden Boy Promotions in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mijares is brimming with confidence. In his own words:"Leo hasn’t faced a rival like me yet.
“Leo will suffer in the ring, I know how to do it and... he’ll struggle. I have the experience to do that, and I will become world champion!
“Leo is a great champion, he’s very talented but he hasn’t faced a rival like me, so I’m rather confident I will defeat him."