Originally Posted by ShootBoxer
Let's give the young man a little time. He had just come off an impressive win and fighters do sometimes say things during those adrenaline highs that will have them rethinking their statements later on.
Confidence (maybe not ego) is probably what drove him to say that more than anything. And that's an ingredient that's necessary for one to be successful.
Well said, alot of the fighters say things in the heat of a moment that might not make sense, but I do think Diego definitley could stand with Hughes, now on the ground it's going to be a challenge.