Image: Rising Star: Curmel Moton Sees Himself as a Future Face of Boxing

Super featherweight possibility Curmel Moton appeared like pure 24K gold last Saturday night, beating Anthony Cuba by a large eight-round consentaneous at the T-Mobile Arena in Laa Vegas.

Moton feels that he’s currently among the very best fighters in the 130-lb department, however he simply requires an opportunity to show it against among the leading fighters.

With a battling design that is a cross in between a young ‘Pretty Boy’ Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis, Moton thinks he’ll be the ‘Face of Boxing’ by the time he’s 25 or 26. He anticipates that in a year or two, he’ll record his very first world title.

The 17-year-old Moton (3-0, 2 KOs) was extended the range for the very first time in his young profession with his one-sided choice win over the formerly unbeaten Cuba (7-1-2, 3 KOs) on the Tim Tszyu vs. Sebastian Fundora card on Prime Video PPV.

Ambitious Timeline: Face of Boxing

“The method I feel today, I’m one of the very best at the weight [super featherweight] today. I simply haven’t had the possibility to show it,” stated Curmel Moton to 210BoxingTelevision about him being among the very best at 130 after his success last Saturday night against Anthony Cuba.

“By the time I’m 25 or 26, I must be the Face of Boxing already. I prepare in a year or a year and a half to have a belt at 126 or 130. So, I’m going to get back in the health club, strive and be back in the ring quickly.”

It’ll be intriguing to see if Moton achieves his objective of being the ‘Face of Boxing so quickly. If he keeps growing, he might wind up at 140 or 147, and we’ll see if he can control in those weight classes.

“It was excellent to get direct exposure and I seem like I didn’t dissatisfy. Anthony Cuba didn’t either, and we placed on an excellent program for the fans. I’m happy I got the rounds in,” stated Moton.

“Of course, I would have wished to get a blockage. I’m truly delighted I got the rounds in. It’s a great deal of experience for me. Cuba had a great deal of experience and he set up an excellent fight. He brought the very best out of me and I’m appreciative for the chance.”

Cuba was a lot much better than some fans had actually believed he would be. He was plenty difficult, and he hung in there when he taking huge shots from Moton. It was still one-sided however Cuba wasn’t going to fold.

Hybrid Style: Defense and Power

“I seem like with Floyd, I got the defense, and with Tank, he includes punching. I seem like that’s essentially how you would explain my design like that or like a Pretty Boy design when Floyd resembled remaining on the within, letting his hands go.

“It’s excellent to have appreciation from Abner Mares and Joe Goosen and all them guys. It lets me understand where I’m at,” stated Curmel Moton.

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