With Ebanie Bridges declaring she’s gotten DM’s on social networks from British followers pleading her to knock senseless Shannon Courtenay when both satisfy on April 10, Courtenay is basically cleaning all of it off, which is what you would certainly anticipate.
“This is the fight game. It’s not a fashion show or a catwalk. I’m too long in the tooth to let mind games get to me,” Courtenay claimed. “She can attempt to push my buttons all she likes. She won’t be fazing me in the slightest. I’m in a very good mind space. I’m content, happy and excited. I won’t be denied on April 10. I’ll do my talking with my fists.”
Courtenay (6-1, 3 KO) as well as Bridges (5-0, 2 KO) are defending the uninhabited WBA bantamweight title, with Bridges actioning in to change Rachel Sphere, that defeated Courtenay last August on a Matchroom Battle Camp program. Courtenay truly desired that rematch as well as is desiring Sphere a quick healing, however she took the Bridges provide right away.
“She’s a good fighter. She’s come forward and aggressive. Stylistically it’s going to be a very good fight,” she claimed.
“I’m going to win. I’m not going to claim just how I’m going to do it. I’m positive in myself as well as I’m positive in my capacity. It appears that I can dig hard. She appears like she can dig hard also.
“She likes to stand and trade and I like to stand and trade. I just want to fight. I just want to punch her in the face. If she wants to burn her energy and time on social media, then let her do that. If she wants to put polls out about underwear and wear a tiara on weigh-in day then crack on. Fill your boots. I don’t care. I’m there to fight.”