Final month Unhealthy Left Hook broke the information that O’Shaquie Foster is now a promotional free agent, however that doesn’t appear to have aided the makes an attempt to make O’Shaquie Foster vs Joe Cordina in an excellent featherweight unification conflict.
Talking solely to Unhealthy Left Hook, Foster’s supervisor Keith Mills broke down the state of affairs.
“It doesn’t seem that Cordina and his crew need the combat. Sadly, what occurs on social media doesn’t equate to actual life.
“Joe Cordina repeatedly does interviews and states that he desires a title unification. O’Shaquie Foster has the WBC title which is thought to be the highest strap within the sport. So, Foster decides to name Joe out to make the unification. Now Joe is on a trip for nearly seven weeks.
“He fought April twenty second, we’re in June already. We now have acquired no telephone calls from Joe’s crew. That’s why we consider ‘Broadway Joe’ is a good actor. Foster is the highest fighter within the division. Joe is aware of Foster received’t sit round and wait on him. That’s Joe’s whole plan, to attend Foster out.
“So when Foster takes one other combat, Joe will fly residence from trip and say Foster is avoiding him. The identical vitality Joe makes use of to Tweet, he can electronic mail or textual content his crew and direct them to make the most important combat of his profession.”
“Joe acts like he’s the youthful man with on a regular basis on the earth. However Joe is 31 years outdated already.
“I believe Matchroom desires to make Cordina vs Zelfa Barrett. But it surely’s Cordina saying he doesn’t wish to combat Zelfa, he desires the unifications. So why not go after the highest man? That is one vs two within the division.
“I can even perceive Hearn eager to showcase ‘Shock’ in just a few fights. If that’s the case, then he ought to simply come out and inform us that. We now have no drawback with that, we’ll take the strain off Cordina. No drawback.
“There’s a variety of curiosity in Foster proper now, and he’s nonetheless a promotional free agent. Regardless of the plan is, they need to most likely give me a name very quickly.”
Mills additionally confirmed that since I Tweeted the next Matchroom and Queensberry have reached out.
️O’Shaquie Foster’s supervisor Keith Mills claims @JoeCordina_91 and Matchroom are holding up a possible unification conflict.
“Cordina doesn’t need the combat. Social media and actual life are very completely different. ‘Broadway Joe’ is a good actor”
— Lewis Watson (@lewroyscribbles) June 5, 2023
Lewis Watson is a sports activities author from London, UK, and a member of the BWAA. Observe or contact him on Twitter @lewroyscribbles