Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Ishe Smith Targets Peter Quillin, Wants Fall Clash - 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:  7/24/2011       Read more by Ryan Burton         
   
Ishe Smith Targets Peter Quillin, Wants Fall Clash
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Ryan Burton

Middleweight contender Ishe "Sugar Shay" Smith was on hand at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino Saturday night to witness Amir Khan's 5th round knock out of Zab Judah. Smith payed particularly close attention to undefeated middleweight Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin's (25-0)) 5th round TKO victory over Jason LeHoullier on the undercard. Quillin, who also holds a victory over Jesse Brinkley, has been in the news lately as he has unsuccessfully called out middleweight king Sergio Martinez.

Smith thinks Quillin should look at a fight with him if he really wants to land a fight with Martinez. Smith is the only fighter to defeat Pawel Wolak and many felt he did enough to beat the then unbeaten Fernando Guerrero last year.

"I think a fight between me and him would be interesting. He seems to want the fight. I want the fight."

Smith and former promoter Lou DiBella recently agreed to part ways. The separation was deemed necessary in order to help land Smith a meaningful fight. He is one of the junior middleweight and middleweight division's most avoided fighters.

"He (Quillin) wants to step up and show the world how good he is and no one wants to fight me so I think its a god fight. I'm a (promotional) free agent so its easy to make the fight," Smith told BoxingScene.

Later that evening Smith and his advisor Ray Campbell would meet with Golden Boy
CEO Richard Schaefer to discuss the possibly of making the fight.

Send questions or comments to ringsidewriter@gmail.com Follow Ryan on twitter @ringsidewriter

Tags: Ishe Smith , Peter Quillin


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by B.R!ghteous, on 07-25-2011
[QUOTE=Gino Ros]Ishe Smith seems like a really good person. Genuine and accessible. Family-oriented. I just can't generate any interest at all in him as a fighter.[/QUOTE] 100% agreed! Let's see South Paws Andy Lee or even Cory Spinks.

comment by Gino Ros, on 07-25-2011
Ishe Smith seems like a really good person. Genuine and accessible. Family-oriented. I just can't generate any interest at all in him as a fighter.

comment by B.R!ghteous, on 07-25-2011
[QUOTE=rey guey]you must be Quillin's friend or a shill or something. are you sure you aren't Freddie Roach? Golovkin is a champ, that's more than Quillin at the moment. Williams vs Martinez was very close and you can write using CAPS say LOSS but it was so close that it help Martinez. that...

comment by rey guey, on 07-25-2011
and Arum won't left Chavez near Quillin. but lets be serious. Martinez is fighting Barker in Oct. and most likely Chavez in March 2012. that gives Quillin plently of time to fight actual opponents and build up a name for himself.

comment by rey guey, on 07-25-2011
you must be Quillin's friend or a shill or something. are you sure you aren't Freddie Roach? Golovkin is a champ, that's more than Quillin at the moment. Williams vs Martinez was very close and you can write using CAPS say LOSS but it was so close that it help Martinez. that fight could hav...

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (22) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Details Remain Cryptic Surround...
  Abraham-Smith: Masternak Aims T...
  Tommy Coyle is Eager To Trade P...
  Mayweather, Ellerbe United at H...
  Kellie "Frank" Maloney Contempl...
  Bradley-Chaves Event Date Appro...
  Abraham-Smith: Robert Byrd Name...
  Fury-Chisora II: Gavin-Skeete A...
  Goodwin Boxing Signs Unbeaten L...
  Omar Figueroa: I Can Give Brone...

 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.