Juan Manuel Marquez-Erik Morales is Close For April 16

By Alfredo Jaime Gómez,

According to strong sources in Mexico, Erik "El Terrible" Morales will have the opportunity to win his fourth divisional title when he challenges Juan Manuel Marquez, the WBA and WBO lightweight king, on April 16 at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Initially, that date was reserved for Filipino Manny Pacquiao, but his fight with Shane Mosley was moved to May 7.

A deal for Marquez-Morales is said to be close, with Golden Boy Promotions handing down the official word at any moment.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by PacquiaoATG on 01-02-2011

As soon as the Pacquiao-Mosley fight was announced, many postings immediately started to pop-out calling it among others, a “terrible fight”. Pacquiao they said is fighting an old washed-out fighter who is well past his prime. In fact, even the…

Comment by Thickear on 01-02-2011

Morales is one of my all time favourite fighters, but he should have stayed retired. Marquez might hurt him bad.

Comment by JD Salinger on 01-01-2011

[QUOTE=(ROY);9887974]i think the obsession with duckuiao haters is getting way over your head already:D[/QUOTE] at least you admit you're a hater. good for ya man. what a way to start the new year. lmao.:wave:

Comment by DET. IRONSIDE on 01-01-2011

[QUOTE=Pullcounter;9884718]how do you say urine breath in spanish?[/QUOTE] El Respiracion Orena if google translate is right

Comment by Roja's480 on 01-01-2011

[QUOTE=lxs;9887941]man, i think your obsession with pacquiao is getting way over your head already. this thread is not about him. please re-read. here have some milk... :bottle::bottle::bottle:[/QUOTE] i think the obsession with duckuiao haters is getting way over your head…

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