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Adrien Broner Says Lucas Matthysse is Next Opponent

By Edward Chaykovsky

Former three division world champion Adrien Broner is looking to face Lucas Matthysse in the next chapter of his junior welterweight quest. This Saturday night at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Broner and Matthysse will appear in separate Showtime televised fights.

Broner (28-1, 22 KOs) will face Emmanuel Taylor (18-2, 12 KOs) in the Showtime main event, while Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse (35-3, 33 KOs) will square off with Mexico’s unbeaten Roberto “Massa” Ortiz (31-0-1, 24 KOs) in a 12-round bout for Ortiz’s WBC Silver Super Lightweight Title. 

“This isn’t a joke.  There should be three winners on Saturday: two ABs (Adrien Broner and Andre Berto) and then my next opponent, Lucas Matthysse.  That’s what’s happening," Broner said  “(Taylor) knows what he’s in for.  Everybody knows what they’re in for when they fight a guy like me.  But, at the end of the day, I’m going to be victorious."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Bigg Rigg on 09-05-2014

[QUOTE=FerFAL;14915396]ssshhh... you'll give these guys a stroke, they cant handle the truth. Peterson was supposed to destroy Matthysse. Freaking Mike Dallas Jr. was supposed to be too fast and young for him, according to Paulie Malignagi, lietrally 3 seconds later…

Comment by Juof on 09-05-2014

Broner will get walked through by Matthysse just like he did maidana he will try and stand in the center of the ring with no movement and get walked through. Brokers second loss is coming

Comment by jtcs1981 on 09-05-2014

[QUOTE=Mr. Philadel;14915366]You dudes kill me with that eye sh1t....his fight against Garcia was competitive until Garcia punched him in the eye sounds more realistic :boxing:[/QUOTE] So according to you Garcia was dominating Lucas? Nice one.

Comment by radioraheem on 09-05-2014

[QUOTE=Mr. Philadel;14915366]You dudes kill me with that eye sh1t....his fight against Garcia was competitive until Garcia punched him in the eye sounds more realistic :boxing:[/QUOTE] :lol1: :lol1:

Comment by FerFAL on 09-05-2014

[QUOTE=jtcs1981;14915167]You are wrong. That distinction belongs to Tony Canzoneri Really? Robbed twice and his fight against Garcia was competitive until the eye.[/QUOTE] ssshhh... you'll give these guys a stroke, they cant handle the truth. Peterson was supposed to destroy Matthysse.…

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