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Diego Chaves is Close To Signing Pact With Top Rank

By Ryan Burton

Shortly after his disqualification loss to Brandon Rios in Saturday night in Las Vegas, rugged Argentine slugger Diego Chaves advised BoxingScene.com that his team was negotiating a promotional pact with Top Rank. Chaves career is guided by Osvaldo Ribero and his children Sebastian and Natalia.

Chaves also said that he deserves either a rematch with Rios or another big fight on American soil.

"My team is working on that. They are talking to Top Rank about a deal," Chaves stated in reference to his promotional status.

"I don't count this as a loss. It was two against one in the ring,"  said Chaves who felt the referee gave preferential treatment to Rios.  "I want a rematch or go right back into another big fight."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Weebler I on 08-05-2014

[QUOTE=dan_cov;14826842]They've both shown their power at the highest level & you can see/hear. He has more of an explosive power where the other two have boulders for fists. lucas don't even need to be set or in position, that guy…

Comment by dan_cov on 08-05-2014

[QUOTE=Weebler I;14824901]How is it clear? there's not really much to go on. Thurman got out of dodge and started moving after getting his nose broken while Rios appears to have unnatural punch resistance (although he did end up hospitalised). Chaves's…

Comment by Mr. Punch-Out!! on 08-05-2014

The clinching did prevent the match from being the FOTY candidate everybody was anticipating but that doesn't mean the match was bad. I still want to see Diego Chaves again. In the end, he's proven that he's not a bum…

Comment by Joey_Torreo on 08-04-2014

If it means less recycled fights from top rank, why not

Comment by mercadojglb on 08-04-2014

Chavez vs Pacquaio...I can see it coming next year.

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