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Cotto's Trainer Feels Odlanier Solis Will Become Champ

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Trainer Pedro Diaz is confident in heavyweight Odlanier Solis' ability to become a force in the heavyweight division. Diaz, who gained a lot of recognition for his recent work with WBA junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto, doesn't like the negative comments being pushed against Solis (17-1, 12KOs) for the March loss to WBC champion Vitali Klitschko. The Cuban heavyweight suffered a bad knee injury that required multiple operations.

Solis' ring return has been postponed several times. He is expected to fight again in 2012. Diaz is working to make Solis the next champion is his stable.

"A lot of people have said negative things about Odlanier Solis over what happened in the fight against Vitali Klitschko and I do not like that.  Next year Solis will rise back up and I'll be by his side to watch him become a world champion. If anyone has doubts about this, you should know those doubts will be my greatest encouragement," Diaz said.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by No1 on 12-09-2011

It's a shame becuase Solis is and could have been an amazing pro. He has a good style, hits hard and has decent speed. He decided to get fat and it went to pot. I feel he wont be able…

Comment by frosty-g on 12-09-2011

[QUOTE=JAB5239;11537879][FONT="Tahoma"][COLOR="Navy"]The punch hardly landed at all. It was off the top of his hair more than anything. Either way it was the leg injury and not the punch that did him in.[/COLOR][/FONT][/QUOTE] yup. and even IF it was the punch…

Comment by frosty-g on 12-09-2011

[QUOTE=Manny_ate_myDog;11537864]No one's denying his talent there Pedro. Fact of the matter is your boy's a lazy ass slob who demonstrates no interest in taking his career seriously. Until he does, no one else will either.[/QUOTE] not having a go but…

Comment by frosty-g on 12-09-2011

[QUOTE=Casual_Fan;11537741]Found a keeper from the former biggest ego in the world: "Now that's why you shouldn't have excess body fat. A lean 30 year-old, healthy athlete shouldn't have joints or ligament popping for no reason," said Haye. "Solis knew how…

Comment by JAB5239 on 12-09-2011

[QUOTE=MASTERFUL;11537790][IMG]http://lodki-katera.com/i/net-nikakogo-udara.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://dl.dropbox.com/u/9767183/schlag.gif[/IMG][/QUOTE] [FONT="Tahoma"][COLOR="Navy"]The punch hardly landed at all. It was off the top of his hair more than anything. Either way it was the leg injury and not the punch that did him in.[/COLOR][/FONT]

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