Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Marquez: Nishioka's Title is Coming Back To Mexico! - 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:  9/26/2011       Read more by Miguel Rivera         
   
Marquez: Nishioka's Title is Coming Back To Mexico!
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Miguel Rivera

Former two division world champion Rafael Marquez is ready for war at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. On Saturday he challenges Japanese lefty, Toshiaki Nishioka, for the World Boxing Council's super bantamweight title.

"I do not know whether I'll win by knockout or decision, but that title will return with me to Mexico," said Rafa, who is well acquainted with the Japanese boxer.

Marquez will be accompanied by his team, headed by the legendary trainer Daniel Zaragoza, coach Arturo Uruzquieta and prominent doctor Plutarco Gatica.

"I had a great preparation for this match. I know the commitment is great, but I've been training hard and sparring left-handed boxers and I can say that I have every confidence in being crowned champion on Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada," said Marquez.

Marquez was present when Jhonny Gonzalez lost to Nishioka in Monterrey in 2009, and he also watched some of fights on video.

"I've charted a roadmap for this fight, which is going to be fulfilled 100%," Marquez said.

Tags: Toshiaki Nishioka , Rafael Marquez , Marquez-Nishioka , Marquez vs Nishioka



 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by Smokin'J, on 09-26-2011
Love this guy, lets hope he still has it!

comment by Heru, on 09-26-2011
Nishioka is in for a fight. Rafa is past it, but he still has his KO power and his technique. Nishioka will win the fight on the outside because of his quickness, but if Rafa gets to the inside, he's going to do some damage. Tough fight here.

comment by cool-jupiter, on 09-26-2011
If Nishioka goes head to head to fight fire with fire, then both will have a chance at winning by knockout. But I think - believe I'd say - that Nishioka will use his superior speed and avoid too many exchanges. Nishioka by clear decision.

comment by fceeviper, on 09-26-2011
I hope so! WAR RAFA! :boxing:

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (4) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  De La Hoya: I Can't See Kovalev...
  De La Hoya: Mayweather-Golovkin...
  Orlando Salido Eyes Ring Return...
  Alex Leapai: I Can't Wait To Ri...
  Muhammad Ali-George Foreman, Fo...
  Cleverly: Tony Bellew is Too Fa...
  Chavez Jr. To Meet With Lawyer,...
  Bradley-Chaves Card: Kavaliausk...
  Leija Battah Sets Card For Dece...
  Hopkins Feeling No Pressure as ...

 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.