Mayweather vs Bradley is Our Target, Says Gary Shaw
By Ryan Burton
Silverdome, Pontiac, Michigan - BoxingScene.com caught up with promoter Gary Shaw to get his thoughts on who he would like to see his fighter, WBO/WBC junior welterweight champion Timothy Bradley, fight next. Bradley won a technical ten round decision over division rival Devon Alexander to unify their respective titles.
"Without question we want Floyd Mayweather next," Shaw revealed to BoxingScene.com.
When asked about a match-up between Bradley and WBO welterweight king Manny Pacquiao - Shaw said, "[Top Rank CEO Bob] Arum only makes in-house fights so that fight won't happen. All of Manny's fights are in-house."
Shaw doesn't have a time table for Bradley's return to the ring but he said he planned on meeting with HBO's bigwigs Ross Greenburg and Kery Davis next week.
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yall sleepin on Bradley, he could KILL Mayweather wit his BIG ass head, il bet my house on that, let him land a clean HEAD hook and Floyd will taste defeat for the first time, that head is the biggest…Comment by KING MEAT on 01-30-2011
a 140 lb'r wanting to fight floyd? ah this is an easy nod to floyd, no OST or cleaning up the sport required. but nah, not gonna happen. tim doesnt even have a state behind him :lol1:Comment by tanginamo on 01-30-2011
Easy to sound cocky when your not the main character... BRADLEY's skills compared to Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is nothing... Bradley is a hard puncher,,, but BRADLEY is SLOW compared to Mayweather and PACQUIAO's SPEED... Bradley -vs- Alexander Fight…Comment by -EX- on 01-30-2011
Bradley isn't sharp enough to beat Floyd... I don't think there's enough money in the fight to interest Floyd either...Comment by tanginamo on 01-30-2011
" in house fighters " ??? go tell Gayweather to sign the fight against PACQUIAO... GAYWEATHER Jr. is not " in-House fighter "... Gayweather Jr. is from Goldenboy, as well as Shane MOSLEY... BRADLY's skills is nothing compared to The…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (49)