Lopez embraces unlikely title shot vs. Canelo

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If he can pull a second upset in his charmed summer, Lopez’s Rocky moment will be over: He’ll be a real world champion.

“Naturally, he’s going to be a bigger fighter,” Lopez said. “He’s going to be a heavier fighter. He’s going to look a lot bigger. So we trained hard. We worked hard. We had big sparring partners in our training camp to get used to that heavier weight. We prepared well. I feel that I’m stronger than ever, and I’m prepared to prove it.”

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