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Maidana vs. Soto Karass in Play For Canelo-Lopez

By Rick Reeno

BoxingScene.com has been advised that Marcos Maidana (31-3, 28KOs) will likely take on Jesus Soto Karass (26-7-3, 17KOs) on the Saul Alvarez-Josesito Lopez undercard at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The fight will be contracted to take place at welterweight and their styles will certainly create a fight filled with fireworks. Showtime will televise.

Maidana will return from a ten round decision loss to Devon Alexander in February, while Soto Karass is riding a two fight win streak since the January TKO loss to strong junior middleweight Gabriel Rosado.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by KTFO on 07-15-2012

No part of me is interested in this fight. Soto Karass has moved on from a 15-20 type of contender to gatekeeper to irrelevant. How is he going to get Maidana ready for any of the top 10-15 Welterweights? Would…

Comment by sergiod1981 on 07-14-2012

soto karass rip!:boxing:

Comment by kiaba360 on 07-14-2012

[QUOTE=Contenders;12334835]The winner gets the next shot at Canelo! :lol1:[/QUOTE] First thought that popped in my head.

Comment by -NAV- on 07-14-2012

**** ass card!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Comment by Bermuda on 07-14-2012

should be an exciting fight..

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