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Chavez Jr. Vows To Make Things Right in Vera Rematch

After having spent the holidays in his hometown of Culiacán, former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chávez Jr. (47-1-1, 32KOs) is moving to California where he will continue training in Santa Monica, under the supervision of his team headed by coach Vladimir Baldenebro.

A deal is practically wrapped up fro Chavez to face Bryan Vera (23-7) in a rematch of last September's fight, which took place at a catch-weight of 173-pounds after Chavez was unable to make the super middleweight limit.

Many observers saw Vera as the decision winner, but all three judges sided with Chavez, and the public began to push the demand for a rematch. The second helping will take place on March 1 in Texas.
 
“My return fight is almost finalized, and for the time being I’m fully focused on training to face Vera in Texas,” Julio said.

“The people want me to face Vera. We are going to be on his turf, but I’m sure that I will also have the support of the fans. Our last fight was odd, as we fought at 173 pounds because I had been out of action for a long time. But this time things will be different and will be a great fight for the fans. 2014 is my year! I will improve my boxing and I’ll turn into one of the best boxers in the world. That’s my goal."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by $Bullsfam$ on 01-07-2014

Lol @ Chavez wanting to try new things. He boxed because he was so out of shape he didn't have any energy to put Versa away when he could. If he actually gets off his lazy ass and trains hard…

Comment by Trudoe the.. on 01-07-2014

Agreed. Jr got an easy come up off his dad's name and thus far has only borderline ridiculed it. Not a fan of his but im a fan of boxing so i will be watching all his career fights hoping…

Comment by SaldanaCC on 01-07-2014

No respect for the a kid who rode his daddys name to the top and then took a **** on it!!!!!!

Comment by trank on 01-07-2014

if chavez comes in, in shape he beats him easy. but if chavez comes in out of shape again im never supporting him again

Comment by WesleySnipes on 01-07-2014

i really think if you got just a little bit love for the sport of boxing and also a clue about it you cannot even nearly support Chavez Jr...

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