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J'Leon Love breaks down Floyd-Canelo, Plans Fall Return

By Ryan Burton

BoxingScene.com recently spoke to middleweight contender J'Leon Love (15-0) who is finishing up his 6 month suspension for taking a banned diuretic.  Love is signed to Mayweather Promotions and gave us a quick breakdown of Saturday's mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez.

"The loser will be Canelo.  The way he loses is what we want to find out.  I think Floyd is just too intelligent.  He will make it a mismatch.  The dude is a beast.  He knows that kid is young and hungry so he really turned it up in training.  He set the bar high for Canelo.  Floyd is going to put on a hell of a performance.

"Even (when Floyd takes) a year off or two years off he comes back sharp.  When you think he is partying or in the clubs the man is in the gym working even if he isn't sparring.  The dude is a workaholic.  That is what he does.  Since he came back so soon that has just upped his game.  He came back sharp.  He came back blazing," Love stated.

As for his own career, the undefeated Love said that he is aiming to comeback in November.  He said that he wasn't sure if he would jump back into another big fight or take a tune up but that either way he would be ready to go.

"I believe I will be back in November.  We still don't have a confirmed date but I have been in the gym working.  I have been sparring with half of the guys in here (Mayweather Boxing Club) getting them ready for their fights. I can jump back into a big fight or just get back out there and get in a fight to get back in a groove.  That is up to my team to decide," Love told BoxingScene.com.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by RawDawgHasSpokn on 09-09-2013

Cheat or not his last fight was still a robbery. Floyd's stable of fighters is gahbage.

Comment by Reloaded on 09-09-2013

[QUOTE=hougigo;13724541]Doesn't matter if it's a one time thing or he's struggling with weight. Cheating for an unfair advantage against an already smaller opponent. Then his phony ass comes out and says it's God's plan. I guess I wouldn't be as…

Comment by Reloaded on 09-09-2013

[QUOTE=thuggery;13724532]This part time Popeyes employee was doped up on an illegal masking agent/banned substance and still manages to go life and death with Gabekeeper. In fact 99% people considered the fight a full blown robbery. All I can say is…

Comment by Hougigo on 09-09-2013

[QUOTE=Reloaded;13724538]Nobody is trying to defend him just say how it probably went down , I was answering the other clown that wanted him banned for life , and you jumped in assuming its defending him and saying he was a…

Comment by Reloaded on 09-09-2013

[QUOTE=hougigo;13724529]It's crazy. I see you on here like every week lambasting people for being pac-tards or something stupid like that. And then you're trying to defend a known cheater while berating Pac for cheating you out of the satisfaction of…

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