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DeMarco Wants To Trade Shots With Brandon Rios

By Salvador Rodriguez

Former WBC lightweight champion Antonio DeMarco (30-3-1, 23KOs) is preparing to travel over to California to begin training with Freddie Roach at the Wild Card Gym in Hollywood. DeMarco wants to face a top contender at junior welterweight, but hopes to get in the ring with Brandon 'Bam Bam' Rios.

There was some talk about DeMarco facing WBO champion Ruslan Provodnikov on June 14th, but a formal offer was never made and DeMarco had some issues with the fight, since Provodnikov is also trained by Roach.

"So far I don't have a formal offer [for my next fight], but I'll be back in the gym next Monday. We talked about the fight with Ruslan Provodnikov, but there was never anything formal presented. I prefer the fight with Brandon Rios," DeMarco added.

"The reason I prefer the fight with Brandon Rios, is because Ruslan Provodnikov is also with Freddie. I would not want to step aside and find a new corner. I hope to continue to grow in that area [with Roach] and I hope they can come up with something with Rios, but that is up to my promoter. I just have to get back in the gym and do my thing."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ButtScratcher^^ on 03-22-2014

This is an entertaining fight. Not great, but entertaining for sure. Demarco always comes to fight and rios we know is always eager to suck punches to his face if he feels he can take the punches and then dish…

Comment by Hougigo on 03-22-2014

Why won't anybody give Rios his orgasm?!?!?!

Comment by TheWinners on 03-22-2014

Good fight? This is a **** fight. Come on man.demarco is a average fighter. Wtf wants to see rios beat this dude senseless? Now broner rios makes sense. Demarco was lucky to get past linares who's a c+ fighter. Demarco…

Comment by Fighting_Pride on 03-22-2014

rios can't make 140. hate those fighters who blame their loses to weight problems. they agreed to the terms, they should live breath and eat by it. rios has a better chance moving up to 154 or 160. he may…

Comment by 285Kid on 03-22-2014

[QUOTE=drenlou;14351737]So no provo vs demarco as previously discussed???[/QUOTE] New rumors are Hank Lundy vs Provod

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