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Mayweather Eyes KO: Maidana Can't Fight Any Better

By Miguel Rivera

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (46-0, 26KOs) appears confident that Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31KOs) is not capable of fighting any better than he did in their previous fight on May 3rd. Mayweather will defend his WBC/WBA welterweight titles against Maidana in a rematch on September 13th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Their fight bout was won by Mayweather with a twelve round majority decision.

Mayweather gives praise to Maidana's coach, Robert Garcia, but also says the former champion won't be able to make Maidana any better in their return fight.

"Robert Garcia is one of the best coaches in the world. [Maidana] can go with the best coach, but I'm the best fighter. I don't think [Maidana] can fight any better," Mayweather said.

And while Maidana has promised to win the fight by knockout, Mayweather is planning for a knockout victory of his own.

"Of course I want the knockout. What happens is that I fight to win. If the opportunity for a knockout is there, then I'll take it. This is like a game of chess, every move I make is calculated," Mayweather said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by LoadedWraps on 07-23-2014

[QUOTE=hitking;14786654]You are one stupid ass troll. Please show me where I said Tarver was great. I said he wad a helluva lot better than Maidana. News flash f.ucktard. You don't have to be great to be better than Chino dumbass…

Comment by Mike Haynes on 07-23-2014

Same ole FMJ fight You basically have to fight like Glen Johnson did Roy Jones for 3 minutes a round because judges never give FMJ opponents any close rounds. So he will just hold and elbow as usual (and call…

Comment by TLC8 on 07-22-2014

[QUOTE=rongizzle;14784222]Floyd doesn't get knockout because he's been fighting people that are 20 pounds heavier than he is. Pacquiao was never a knock out artist. Only person he legitimately knocked out was Ricky Hatton. Floyd's destruction of Corrales showed how much…

Comment by hitking on 07-22-2014

[QUOTE=bigjavi973;14786169]The same glen johnson with 19 losses? Johnson was garbage. When it was time to step up he got exposed and beat by lesser opposition. Eric hardings record is 23-4 and has only one notable win, tarver hahahaha. Griffin is…

Comment by JTfloyd on 07-22-2014

[QUOTE=hugh grant;14786539]Yes id say so. That's why most fighters wish they could do it.[/QUOTE] So by that logic, Chavez is a better fighter than Whitaker, right?

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