Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Maidana Eyes Malignaggi, Guerrero - But Not Matthysse - Boxing News
 
Follow BoxingScene
 
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  12/10/2012       Read more by Nicolas Samuilov         
   
Maidana Eyes Malignaggi, Guerrero - But Not Matthysse
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Nicolas Samuilov, notifight.com

Marcos "El Chino" Maidana is focused on this Wednesday's fight at Luna Park Stadium in Buenos Aires. He faces Mexico's Angel "Archangel" Martinez for the Intercontinental welterweight title of the World Boxing Association (WBA). "El Chino" (32-3, 29 KOs) wants the biggest fights possible after getting Martinez (13-3-1, 9 KOs) out of the way. Maidana was last in the ring on September 15th in Las Vegas, when he stopped Jesus Soto Karass.

"I feel very good. Recently had the fight with Soto Karass. After just two short weeks I took off and I resumed training. Next year I want to fight for the welterweight world title. For me, I'll face any of the champions whether it's [WBA champion] Paul Malignaggi or [WBA interimchamp] Robert Guerrero. There are a few names. I want to fight the best. I am fighting for the WBA title [on Wednesday], so if its for the WBA title, then its better," Maidana said.

Maidana is not even thinking about a potential fight with junior welterweight countryman Lucas Matthysse. Maidana's adviser, Sebastian Contursi, says the fight could possibly happen down the line.

"It seems to me that sooner or later they will fight. In the United States we get asked about it every fifteen minutes. Now, the truth is that we never received an offer [to face him], whether formal or informal. I want to clarify this because [they] were saying otherwise. Put the offer on the table and lets discuss it. There is another obstacle, but a salvageable one, which is the weight. I think it can be done, either in the U.S. or in Argentina. And I know that HBO and Showtime are very interested," Contursi said.

Tags: Marcos Maidana



 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by Southpawology, on 12-11-2012
[QUOTE=elgranluchadore]who won? u no?[/QUOTE] maidana won them all and I think they had one draw

comment by APPONO ASTOS, on 12-11-2012
[QUOTE=elgranluchadore]who won? u no?[/QUOTE] maidana....

comment by elgranluchadore, on 12-11-2012
[QUOTE=Southpawology]Yea, hes ducking matthysse....Fought him FIVE times in the amateurs but yup now hes decided to duck him.[/QUOTE] who won? u no?

comment by Southpawology, on 12-11-2012
Guerrero vs Maidana is a MILLION times better than Maidana vs Paulie

comment by Southpawology, on 12-11-2012
[QUOTE=Mister Wolf]Ducking Lucas just like he ducked Bradley.[/QUOTE] Yea, hes ducking matthysse....Fought him FIVE times in the amateurs but yup now hes decided to duck him.

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (16) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Miguel Cotto is Set To Make a D...
  Caribe: Rigondeaux Still Draws ...
  Wilder Warns Stiverne: I Don't ...
  Khan: I'm Bigger Than Maidana/O...
  Anthony Joshua Eyes World Title...
  Jorge Linares is Ready For Anyt...
  Luis Concecpion Targeting Carlo...
  Demetrius Hopkins Jailed After ...
  Broner Baits Maidana: Maybe I K...
  Pascal Expects Plenty of Firewo...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



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

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.