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Kendall Holt-Danny Garcia Possible, Matthysse is Out

by Rick Reeno

Promoter Gary Shaw has advised BoxingScene.com that junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse is not going to fight Kendall Holt (27-4, 15KOs) on October 15 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The show will be headlined by Bernard Hopkins vs. Chad Dawson. Matthysse, for whatever reason, doesn't want to take the fight. Shaw is talking with Golden Boy Promotions about a possible match between Holt and undefeated Danny Garcia (21-0, 14KOs).

"I don't know the reason. [Golden Boy] told me he can't take the fight, so now I'm talking with them about a possible fight with Holt and Danny Garcia," Shaw told BoxingScene.com.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by mathed on 08-02-2011

I can't blame dude or his team for having a bad taste in their mouths regarding fighting a certain demographic here in the states. He should have had 2 draws worst-case against Judah and Alexander but instead he watches his…

Comment by Tjrjr on 08-02-2011

[QUOTE=flint;10930660]lucas is a ducker now. to bad. i like his fight game.[/QUOTE] Hardly think he's a ducker b/c of this. If he's willing to fight Alexander and Judah in their home areas (MO, and NJ) I doubt that he's scared…

Comment by chiguy91 on 08-02-2011

sucks to hear about matthysse not taking this fight, oh well. hope he tries other names and doesn't disappear. this is still a good fight though, haven't seen much of danny garcia, but hopefully we get to see this go…

Comment by youngmoney007 on 08-02-2011

Soon as the real champ Tim Bradley got up and got in his ass, he *****ed up and that was that. Then he lost to a bum from south Africa, he sucks......

Comment by theflyest on 08-02-2011

Would have been interesting.I actually think Holt is better than Alexander & an old Judah

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