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 Last update:  5/9/2013       Read more by Boxing Clever         
   
Malignaggi: Broner is The Easiest Fight They Offered
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WBA welterweight champion Paulie Malignaggi was one of the most frustrated men in Manchester last November when a right hand to Ricky Hatton's ribs brought an end to his hopes of a rematch against the big-money Briton.
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Malignaggi had been ringside to watch Hatton's comeback bout against Vyacheslav Senchenko with the hope of starting to hype up a return fight just as soon as the Hitman had done the business.

The fast-talking Malignaggi returned to the US looking to secure a different super-fight, and he was not kept waiting for long with the announcement he will face self-styled superstar in waiting Adrien Broner in Brooklyn on June 22.

Malignaggi said: "Adrien is nothing more than a Floyd Mayweather wannabe. He tries to fight like him and he talks and breathes like him. He needs to get his own character. It's a big insecurity for him."

Since being stopped in the penultimate round by Amir Khan in New York in 2010, Malignaggi has rebounded with five straight wins, including claiming the WBA crown with a stoppage win over Senchenko in April last year.

And while Malignaggi has come up short against the likes of Khan, Hatton and Miguel Cotto, it is also fair to say the Cincinnati, Ohio native Broner has hardly faced opponents to set the world alight.

Malignaggi added: "Broner is coming up a weight class against a real man and he is going to get hit a lot too. Guys like (Broner) are a dime a dozen. I am fortunate to get these kinds of opportunities and usually I am able to upset the apple-cart.

"I didn't get my titles handed to me, I earned them. What happens to Broner when it isn't easy? He's never been put in this situation before. I thought this was the easiest fight they offered to me. They're giving me an ex-junior-lightweight. It was a no-brainer. He has good speed and power but a lot of what he does is overrated."

Tags: Adrien Broner , Paulie Malignaggi , Broner-Malignaggi , Broner vs. Malignaggi


 

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comment by Masterjericho, on 05-09-2013
[QUOTE=BabyFaceAssasin]Malignaggi is really trying hard to convince himself that he can win. Smh this is gonna be worst than when Khan beat him down...[/QUOTE] Hahaha!!! Thats true confidence man...

comment by Camp Beast, on 05-09-2013
Paulie is silly!

comment by kmas-ski, on 05-09-2013
[QUOTE=PBP]Paulie is full of ****. He was offered Mosley, Diego Chaves and Broner. You could be the biggest Broner hater in the world but still know who the toughest fight out of those 3 are.[/QUOTE] Nice poster my dude... good to see there still cats out there that respect the science. Ye...

comment by DeadLikeMe, on 05-09-2013
I'd forgotten about that Hatton comeback fight already :lol1: I'm cheering for Paulie but I don't think he has much of a chance.

comment by NoMoTomatoCans, on 05-09-2013
The last time Paulie talked this much trash was against Khan and we all know how that went. Paulies best gifts is his gift for gab. He will lose this fight and go into announcing. I think he lost his last fight, got a gift decision, and will lose this too. Broner has too much speed and power, jus...

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