Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Guerrero: Marquez, Khan Rejected Me - So I Went To 147 - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
 Boxing Articles
 Boxing Interviews
 Breaking News
 Boxing Press Releases
 Boxing Results
 World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
 Register A Free Account
 Account Login
 Boxing Schedule
 Boxing Champions
 Boxing Downloads
 Boxing Forums
 Boxing News Wire
 Boxing Photos
 Boxing History
 Boxer Search
 Fantasy Betting
 Feedback
 Fitness and Health  
 Free Homepage
 Mixed Martial Arts
 Pound For Pound
 Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  7/18/2012       Read more by Ryan Burton         
   
Guerrero: Marquez, Khan Rejected Me - So I Went To 147
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Ryan Burton

On July 28th, Robert Guerrero (29-1) will dive into uncharted waters when he faces Selcuk Aydin (23-0) for the interim WBC welterweight title. Guerrero will be making the jump from the lightweight division which is a 12 pound difference.

"Not many people realize that this is my 6th weight class. I started my career at 122," Guerrero would tell us on BoxingScene.com's official audio show, The Boxing Lab. "This will be my sixth world title in four different weight divisions. There are only two other fighters that I can think of that fought in six weight divisions and that is Oscar de la Hoya and Manny Pacquiao."

According to Guerrero, the main reason he is moving up in weight is because he can't get a big fight in the lightweight or junior welterweight division. Besides campaigning for a fight against Floyd Mayweather, Guerrero has called out the likes of Juan Manuel Marquez, Amir Khan, Erik Morales and others.

"I am tired of chasing these champions at 35 and 40. You mention my name to Khan, he changes the subject. You mention my name to Marquez, he flat out says no. None of these guys would fight me so I said why not just go up and get a belt?" Guerrero explained. He feels that he will have a better shot at a a big fight by grabbing a piece of the welterweight title.

You can listen to the full interview here: http://tobtr.com/s/3366573

Send questions or comments to ringsidewriter@gmail.com Follow Ryan on Twitter @ringsidewriter and tune in to The Boxing Lab, Boxingscene's official audio on Tuesdays. The show is hosted by Ernie Gabion, Luis Sandoval and Ryan Burton

Tags: Robert Guerrero , Selcuk Aydin , Guerrero-Aydin , Guerrero vs Aydin


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by MJ406, on 07-20-2012
^ oh yeah no doubt, this WW fight will be a good test to see where Guerrero is at but with all this mouthing off he's putting a lot of additional pressure on himself as a loss to Aydin is a very big setback and no way he'll get a big fight then but a win gives him the Interim WBC Welterweig...

comment by rshotgunshkly, on 07-19-2012
[QUOTE=MJ406]Guerrero really does mouth off too much. I've gotten sick of it a long time ago no kidding, who else is on the list? well he was lined up to fight Maidana in August of last year before injuring his shoulder .. but with that said, what does Guerrero bring to the table vs a p...

comment by KTFO, on 07-19-2012
[QUOTE=408mobsta]lolz lotta people say he dont deserve a big fight....hello hes only won 3 world titles in different weight classes...been pro over ten years,only one lose,that he avenged,every time hes some big names mandatory they go up in weight,i mean come on...hes going up two weigh classes ...

comment by 408mobsta, on 07-19-2012
lolz lotta people say he dont deserve a big fight....hello hes only won 3 world titles in different weight classes...been pro over ten years,only one lose,that he avenged,every time hes some big names mandatory they go up in weight,i mean come on...hes going up two weigh classes to fight a avoide...

comment by KTFO, on 07-19-2012
Guerrero should be embarrassed by his comments. First off, he put himself in the same category as Oscar and Pac. Fans, writers, piers or anyone worth a damn in boxing hasn't recognized him for doing anything extraordinary, Robert just gave "himself" a pat on the back. Second, is he really paradin...

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (36) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Broner Donates 1,000 Tickets To...
  Kid Galahad: I'd Beat Quigg And...
  Donnie Nietes is Chasing The Re...
  Joseph Parker Continues To Gene...
  Khan: Algieri Doesn't Have The ...
  Adrien Broner Hopes Matthysse o...
  Bernard Hopkins: No Pressure on...
  Penalosa Rips Magdaleno For Hav...
  Mayweather Sr: I Want Floyd To ...
  Siaca To Face Murdock on Novemb...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.