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HBO: Adrien Broner Will Face Antonio DeMarco, 11/17

By Luke Furman

HBO has officially announced that Adrien Broner (24-0, 20KOs) will challenge WBC lightweight champion Antonio DeMarco (28-2-1, 21KOs) on November 17th. The championship match is going to take place at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Broner makes the full leap to the lightweight ranks and wants his second divisional title. DeMarco is riding a good streak of wins with TKO victories over Jorge Linares, Miguel Roman and most recently John Molina.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ROSS CALIFORNIA on 01-06-2013

[QUOTE=Hitman932;12894399]I'm not a big fan of either guy but Canelo is clearly a better fighter than Broner and will have a much more successful career.[/QUOTE] No disrespect to Canelo, because I'm a big fan of his, but that's a joke.…

Comment by ROSS CALIFORNIA on 01-06-2013

I agree. I just don't want to rip on Maniac too much. He's been extremely cool with me through all this. But yeah, I think Roy has incredible knowledge when it comes to things like that. I also think when…

Comment by studentofthegam on 01-06-2013

[QUOTE=Hitman932;12894399]I'm not a big fan of either guy but Canelo is clearly a better fighter than Broner and will have a much more successful career. LOL @ using Roy Jones p4p rankings to argue Broner's superiority. RJJ hasn't lived in…

Comment by ROSS CALIFORNIA on 01-06-2013

[QUOTE=MANIAC310;12894280]You're in red for a reason [b]RJJ also believes he will make a successful comeback and win world titles while getting Ko'd every other fight on Internet ppv's[/b] A lot of boxing experts agree that Broner being a P4P fighter…

Comment by Hitman932 on 01-06-2013

I'm not a big fan of either guy but Canelo is clearly a better fighter than Broner and will have a much more successful career. LOL @ using Roy Jones p4p rankings to argue Broner's superiority. RJJ hasn't lived in…

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