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 Last update:  7/2/2012       Read more by Rick Reeno         
   
Josesito Lopez Would Be Open To a Timothy Bradley Bout
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By Rick Reeno

According to trainer Henry Ramirez, WBC silver welterweight champion Josesito Lopez (30-4, 18KOs) would certainly be open to the possibility of facing WBO beltholder Timothy Bradley (29-0, 12KOs).

Both fighters made their bones at junior welterweight and secured career defining victories in the month of June at 147.

On June 9th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Bradley shocked the world with a controversial twelve round split decision over Manny Pacquiao. Lopez pulled off his own shocker on June 23rd at Staples Center in Los Angeles, when he broke the jaw of Victor Ortiz and stopped him in nine rounds.

"I like Tim a lot. His trainer, Joel Diaz, was one of the first people to call me and congratulate me when Josesito beat Ortiz. I think it would be great, to see two guys who came up on the local Thompson Boxing shows, going against each other on the world stage. I think it would be a great fight," Ramirez told BoxingScene.com.

However, Ramirez is not holding his breath for such a contest. Like most people out there, Ramirez expects Bradley and Pacquiao to engage each other in a rematch on November 10th.

Tags: Timothy Bradley , Josesito Lopez



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comment by bojangles1987, on 07-03-2012
I think Tim Bradley f***ed most of the people on this site's mothers and/or sisters. You people hate him with a passion.

comment by Bushbaby, on 07-03-2012
I have to give the benefit of the doubt to Bradley in this fight. But Lopez's height & subtle boxing skills shouldn't be overlooked. 60/40 Bradley Lopez.

comment by Rome-By-Ko, on 07-03-2012
[QUOTE=Light_Speed]I just told you I picked him to give Ortiz hell and you're telling me I'm overrating him based on the Ortiz fight. :lol1: You have reading comprehension problems. I never said he was better overall than Peterson I just said he's a better pressure fighter but there are things th...

comment by Light_Speed, on 07-03-2012
[QUOTE=DempseyRollin]ur totally misjudging lopez based on one fight. u really need to watch more of the guy. i uggest u see his fights on espn or his fight vs. the perto rican dude, santana i think. lopez is a good fighter, but i dont know how anyone thinks hes better than peterson. he isnt. and ...

comment by Bobby Shmurda, on 07-03-2012
[QUOTE=Light_Speed]I was one of the few who said Lopez was gonna give Ortiz hell while y'all said he was gonna get iced so obviously I know a little about Lopez. Where were Peterson's bodyshots against Ortiz? Lopez hurt Ortiz to the body several times, Peterson didn't. How is Peterson the better ...

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