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J'Leon Love To Face Bronco McKart on Feb. 23rd

By Ryan Burton

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a fight between J'Leon Love (14-0) and former champion Bronco McKart (54-10) has nearly been finalized. The fight will take place on February 23rd and will be televised by Showtime from the Masonic Temnple in Detroit, MI.

Devon Alexander defends his IBF welterweight title against Kell Brook in the main event and Detroit native Cornelius "K9" Bundrage will put his IBF junior middleweight title at stake against Ishe Smith in the co-main event.

Love versus McKart will be an interesting battle of youth versus experience and also is a local rivalry.  Love hails from Detroit and McKart from nearby which Monroe which should provide a big boost to the gate.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 01-15-2013

very good card if all the bouts come off...I question how much McK has left, last time I saw him there wasn't much there, but he comes @ you w/what's left...

Comment by HeroBando on 01-15-2013

[QUOTE=IronDanHamza;12917380]Good lord, Bronco McKart is [I]still[/I] fighting?[/QUOTE] They brought him out recently to test Mundine, on Wealth TV no less, see if he's really the legit Floyd challenger he's supposed to be: [url]http://www.boxingscene.com/wealthtv-prez-mundines-knocking-floyd-answer--53075[/url]

Comment by killakali on 01-15-2013

[QUOTE=Big Lou;12917468]Feb.23rd is shaping up pretty good,nice card for Detriot.The venue seats 5k should be soldout.[/QUOTE] didn't he fought Winky 3 times?

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 01-15-2013

[QUOTE=IronDanHamza;12917380]Good lord, Bronco McKart is [I]still[/I] fighting?[/QUOTE] :lol1: My thoughts exactly.

Comment by Kagami Taiga on 01-14-2013

[QUOTE=IronDanHamza;12917380]Good lord, Bronco McKart is [I]still[/I] fighting?[/QUOTE] i was just about to come in the thread and say the exact same thing. but there no possible way theres two bronco mckarts

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