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Lucas Matthysse: I Hope Adrien Broner is Not All Talk!

By Edward Chaykovsky

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, former three division world champion Adrien Broner is looking to face Lucas Matthysse in the next chapter of his junior welterweight quest. This Saturday night at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Broner and Matthysse will appear in separate Showtime televised fights.

Broner (28-1, 22 KOs) will face Emmanuel Taylor (18-2, 12 KOs) in the Showtime main event, while Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse (35-3, 33 KOs) will square off with Mexico’s unbeaten Roberto “Massa” Ortiz (31-0-1, 24 KOs) in a 12-round bout for Ortiz’s WBC Silver Super Lightweight Title. 

“This isn’t a joke.  There should be three winners on Saturday: two ABs (Adrien Broner and Andre Berto) and then my next opponent, Lucas Matthysse.  That’s what’s happening," Broner said  “(Taylor) knows what he’s in for.  Everybody knows what they’re in for when they fight a guy like me.  But, at the end of the day, I’m going to be victorious."

Matthysse has responded, stating that he hopes Broner is being serious.

“I hope it’s true and it’s not just talk like he always talks,” Matthysse said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Tobi.G on 09-06-2014

[QUOTE=HanzGruber;14915284]He's not better than maidana[/QUOTE] Ok i respect your opinion but i really think Matthysse is better in every department.

Comment by Babalu11 on 09-05-2014

Matthyse is a smaller guy than Maidana and less punch IMO, but better boxing skills. I would see this as a close fight.

Comment by HanzGruber on 09-05-2014

[QUOTE=Tobi.G;14915277]What have you been smoking? Matthysse is a bigger puncher and better boxer than Maidana! Of course he got more skills than Maidana![/QUOTE] He's not better than maidana

Comment by Tobi.G on 09-05-2014

[QUOTE=Toltec77;14914611]As much as I dislike Boner, I dont see Lucas beating him becuse he dont got no skills or the ring smarts to win like his fellow country man Chino.[/QUOTE] What have you been smoking? Matthysse is a bigger puncher…

Comment by Divine Hammer on 09-05-2014

got to respect broner if he ends up fighting matthysse.

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