Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Macklin is Not Against an Andy Lee All-Irish Battle - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
• Register A Free Account
• Account Login
• Boxing Schedule
• Boxing Champions
• Boxing Downloads
• Boxing Forums
• Boxing News Wire
• Boxing Photos
• Boxing History
• Boxer Search
• Fantasy Betting
• Feedback
• Fitness and Health  
• Free Homepage
• Mixed Martial Arts
• Pound For Pound
• Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  9/3/2011       Read more by Phil D. Jay         
   
Macklin is Not Against an Andy Lee All-Irish Battle
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Phil D. Jay

Former European middleweight champion Matthew Macklin would consider a fight with fellow-Irishman Andy Lee in the future if a clash made sense to both fighters.

The 29 year-old is set to concentrate on building his reputation in the US, where Lee is also based and is hoping to challenge Ring Magazine champion Sergio Martinez on St Patrick’s Day 2012 after a November warm-up.

Macklin has admitted that if Lee comes through his rematch with Bryan Vera on October 1st and is able to pick up a title sometime next year, a bout between the two is a possibility.

"As long as I can keep winning and as long as Andy can keep winning, somewhere down the line you imagine our paths will cross, hopefully for a world title," Macklin told The Irish Voice.

"I wouldn’t like to fight him because I like Andy and I am friendly with him, but if it is for a world title and if it makes sense, then it makes sense."

Lee, 27, is undefeated in eleven bouts since suffering his only loss to Vera in 2008 and will be aiming to avenge the defeat next month when the pair meet in Atlantic City.

Phil D. Jay covers the boxing scene for worldboxingnews.net

Tags: Matthew Macklin , Andy Lee


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by chiguy91, on 09-03-2011
damn, this would be an awesome fight to see go down. let's see if lee gets past vera and hopefully it can go down.

comment by UglyPug, on 09-03-2011
Lee will KO Macklin - he learned his lesson against McEwen - and he will improve his conditioning and stay on his bike. his arms are too long to fight on the inside, but on the outside i swear he's damn near unbeatable. As long as he stays away from Martinez, he will be the best MW by early 2013.

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (2) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Quigg Eyes Santa Cruz; Kell Bro...
  Penalosa Bros, Sonsona, Concepc...
  Adams To Rally Up The Fans at C...
  Dapudong Hopes For Revenge in S...
  Frank Warren Sees Big Things Fo...
  Liam Williams: July 26 Will Be ...
  Liam Smith: I'm Past Brian Rose...
  Fury: Chisora/Haye Conning Peop...
  Esquiva Falcao Aims To Give Box...
  Mayweather To Garcia: Not Your ...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2013 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.