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Danny Garcia, Angel Ready For Matthysse or Peterson

By Rick Reeno

WBC/WBA junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia (26-0, 16KOs), and his father/trainer Angel Garcia, have no preference regarding their next scheduled opponent.

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer recently told BoxingScene.com that Garcia will return on September 7th - likely against the winner of the May 18th showdown between Lucas Matthysse (33-2, 31KOs) and Lamont Peterson (31-1-1, 16KOs).

"It don't matter [which one]. It's whoever wins. It's whatever [my manager] Al Haymon wants to do. It's going to be a competitive fight because both fighters are hungry. It's going to be a good fight," Garcia told BoxingScene.com.

Garcia admits that a match against the Matthysse-Peterson winner could be his last before a move to the welterweight division.

"After that fight there's really no one else to fight at 140...you've got to move on," Garcia said.

For his part, Angel told BoxingScene: "It doesn't matter [who is next]. It could be Matthysse, Peterson, whoever at 140-pounds. If you are a champion - it's whoever, there are no names."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Fistic on 05-04-2013

Never fails to amaze me how the dumb ass haters on boxinscene don't even bother to read the articles and just go straight to posting their biased nonsensical BS. Most of y'all have not given Danny G a chance from…

Comment by ma51f on 05-04-2013

No chance of this fight happening Garcia will duck like the plague

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 05-04-2013

Lol.. but when the cameras are rolling their tune is a whole lot different. "Uhhh its up to my manager Al Haymon" [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE]

Comment by javierigg on 05-04-2013

the *****es garciass admit that fight, AG "don´t call who dont wath to" the people call this fight and will be the more dramatic fight 4 garcia and of course he will lose:boxing::lame::boxing::blackeye:

Comment by rey guey on 05-04-2013

I think Matthysse beats Peterson. people want to hate on Matthysse but the guy can punch, he's got scary power in both hands. I think he'll be too much for Peterson. Garica vs Matthysse is a good fight. I don't…

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