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Dmitry Pirog Eyes a Ring Return in March 2013 on HBO

By Alexey Sukachev / Allboxing.ru

Former WBO world middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog, who was stripped of his title in the fall and hasn’t fought since his May domination over Nobuhiro Ishida, is looking to make a sound comeback the coming March. According to one of his representative, Pirog (20-0, 15 KOs), 32, will see action overseas on March 2, and that show will be aired on HBO. Pirog has previously been set to fight Gennady Golovkin in his opponent’s US debut but that clash was called off when Pirog had suffered a back injury.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BennyST on 11-27-2012

What a waste of an excellent possible career. Good division, good fighter, bit of hype, getting older.......and yet still nothing. Who the **** is managing this guy? Do something with him you cunts. Anything. Even If he's not fighting the…

Comment by D-MiZe on 11-27-2012

Can't wait to see Pirog back out, it's been too long.

Comment by lutenco on 11-27-2012

PIROG vs JACOBS 2 ???

Comment by JKidd2624 on 11-27-2012

What the hell is a Dmitry Pirog and why should the boxing world care? *Note, sarcasm.

Comment by Hougigo on 11-27-2012

[QUOTE=Fasttimes;12741992]For fcuk sakes. Why March? Was his injury even that bad? Why isn't he calling for Golovkin again? 20 fights, age 32. SMH[/QUOTE] Well coming off an injury and a lay-off.... going straight into that fight is suicide

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