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Lucas Matthysse Fully Focused on Dispatching Ortiz

Argentinian Lucas "Machine" Matthysse (35-3, 33KOs) will fight on September 6th in Cincinatti, Ohio, against undefeated WBC silver 140-pound champion Roberto "Massa" Ortiz (31-0-1, 24KOs) of Mexico, and that's currently all that he's got on his mind.

Matthyse is determined to conquer the WBC crown which resides with Ortiz, and this intense Showtime televised contest will be at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati.

"I'm focused on Ortiz and no other challenges. Although I have a winning spirit, I must fully concentrate on this fight. Each bout is different, but I always try to focus only on my next opponent, and then the rest will come. I know that after this fight I could fight for the WBC world title.

"We are working very well, and I'm going to be in a perfect condition to fight. The work to get into top shape has been  hard. Roberto Ortiz is a very tough opponent. So we've been  preparing well for three weeks," explained the Argentine, who trains at the gym of Aranobox located in the city of Junin.

Lucas will arrive a week before the fight to complete his training in Ohio along with his team: Luis Barrera, Eduardo "Cirujano" Morales, Matias Erbin and medic Eduardo Leguizamón.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by bojangles1987 on 08-17-2014

[QUOTE=sugarsmosley;14865700]It pains me to say it, but lucas is now fighting weak opposition too. john molina in hindsight was a good fighter, but he was supposed to be a guy he would dispatch easily but instead got dropped twice. this…

Comment by Dean_Razorback on 08-17-2014

[QUOTE=JaguaresMx;14860202]above all, I want to see lucas with a iron jaw again. [COLOR="Red"][B]I am hoping he just got hit cold against Molina and threw him off[/B][/COLOR].[/QUOTE] being caught cold can happen, look at froch/groves first fight, and we know for…

Comment by sugarsmosley_ on 08-17-2014

It pains me to say it, but lucas is now fighting weak opposition too. john molina in hindsight was a good fighter, but he was supposed to be a guy he would dispatch easily but instead got dropped twice. this…

Comment by Mr. Philadel on 08-17-2014

who?!?....on my way to the vid block and see what type of guns this cat bringing to the shoot out

Comment by larryxxx. on 08-17-2014

[QUOTE=Weebler I;14858990]Matthysse would break Broner's jaw again.[/QUOTE] yep, sure he will..then once he loses we will see the usual 1000 excuses

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