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 Last update:  4/29/2014       Read more by Salvador Rodriguez         
   
Chavez: I'll Only Fight Golovkin Without an Extension
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By Salvador Rodriguez

Former WBC middleweight Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. says he is ready to face Gennady Golovkin on July 19 at the Forum in Inglewood, California - but only without a promotional contract extension.

According to Chavez, Top Rank will only finalize the fight if he agrees to a three fight extension of their promotional agreement. The Mexican star's contract with Top Rank is running out and he wants to become a promotional free agent.

Chavez claims there are "issues" with his current contract, but he wouldn't reveal what those issues are.

"What's going on is they want a contract extension and I will not extend anything. I'm ready to sign for the fight, but then I want to be a free agent. I'll fight him but without any extensions. I just want fair treatment," Chavez said via telephone.

"I am also very surprised that [Top Rank CEO] Bob Arum has empowered people in Mexico to approach my dad, my family - trying to convince me to sign the extension. This won't work and I believe that is unprofessional. I just want a fair deal, don't send emissaries trying to convince me."

"There have been other fighters who they are guaranteeing a lot more money than me. I just want a fair deal. I will not sue like Mikey Garcia did, I just want to do the right thing for them and for me."

Tags: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr , Top Rank , Gennady Golovkin , Chavez-Golovkin , Chavez vs. Golovkin


 

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comment by livershot73, on 04-30-2014
Well..there goes that f#cking fight!....for now, at least....

comment by Bronx2245, on 04-30-2014
[QUOTE=kingfaze19]who gives a damn about what Guerrero is doing, we want Pacquiao to stop getting a$$ raped by Arum, become his own boss so he can have better opponents to match up with like Floyd, Thurman, Garcia or Porter.[/QUOTE]Speaking of Guerrero, did you know this: "Guerrero has sparred...

comment by Bronx2245, on 04-30-2014
[QUOTE=Hougigo]Chavez J, as shown here and in the Martinez fight, won't let people tell him what to do. He wants to fight Golovkin and if Haymon says no, Jr won't roll over for it. Dude threatened to leave during Martinez againt he WBC and TR's wishes and he's fighting for it right now[/QUOTE]...

comment by Bronx2245, on 04-30-2014
[QUOTE=hitking]In a lil over a month, Cotto will be fighting the middleweight champion, in his first fight in the division, and is seen as a viable opponent. But two years ago was too late to be a viable opponent for the welterweight champion moving up to fight him. How f.uckin' stupid is that...

comment by Hougigo, on 04-30-2014
[QUOTE=House of Stone]Could K2 not handle the promotion?[/QUOTE] TR probably blocking the fight

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