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Bryant Jennings: I am The Best American Heavyweight

By Bill Emes

Heavyweight contender Bryant Jennings (13-0, 6KOs) secured a big victory on Saturday night in Brooklyn, New York. The rising prospect stopped the far more experienced former WBO champion Sergei Liakhovich (25-5) in nine rounds.

Some writers have labeled Seth Mitchell as the best rising heavyweight in America. Jennings disagrees.

"Yes [I am the best American heavyweight], I give respect to everyone in the game but its proven right now. I'm the best. I'm the best right now, humbly," Jennings said.

Jennings is ready to continue his march to the top and he wants to face the best competition possible.

"I went nine rounds and I didn't blow a breath. I'm living right and doing what I'm supposed to do. I'm progressing, humbly. I'm not doing too much boasting. I earned my spot. Who can say that I didn't earn my spot. If I get up in there, I earn my spot. I did the unthinkable plenty of times," Jennings said.

"We're going to the top. We're going to take the steps in going to the top, and whoever is in my way of going to the top, then so be it."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by polarcub on 03-26-2012

the only future is anthony joshua because he's actually young enough to have a future the rest is kind of old. Not to mention my mate told me he saw someone throw a fuking brick at Joshua in sparring and…

Comment by 4Corners on 03-26-2012

The thing I like about Bryant Jennings is......he's actrually in SHAPE. That was a pretty decent win last weekend but he still has time to progress much more. He looks like he's made a lot of progression for only being…

Comment by SpeedKillz on 03-26-2012

the best american heavyweight? ooooooooooooooh!!! is that supposed to be of some sort of signifance...

Comment by Golovkin. on 03-26-2012

Thats not really saying much to be honest

Comment by PulpFriction on 03-26-2012

He looked good saturday night but who cares about the heavyweight division?

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