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Michael Katsidis To Move Forward With Guerrero Clash

by Robert Morales

Golden Boy Promotions CEO, Richard Schaefer, confirmed that Michael Katsidis did indeed suffer a small cut during sparring this week, but that Katsidis will be able to make his fight with Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero, which will take place on the undercard of the Marcos Maidana-Erik Morales bout April 9 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas (on HBO pay-per-view).

"We were informed about it, but it was a small nick on the eyelid and so we got confirmation from Brandon Smith (Katsidis' manager/trainer) that he's good to go," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ColWallace on 03-10-2011

I've been a fan since 2005 when he fought on the Kessler-Mundine undercard for free - didn't earn a cent and did it for the exposure. Six years of blood and mayhem. Has my utmost respect.

Comment by Hi-Dro on 03-10-2011

I wasn't on the bandwagon b4 but Katsidis has won me over. I will support him because he is the epitome of what a true boxer ought to be.

Comment by ColWallace on 03-10-2011

I truly hope MK wins a major title before long.

Comment by Hi-Dro on 03-10-2011

[QUOTE=SluggerFan;10213373]Although I am not a huge fan of Guerrero, I do sympathize with what him and his family has gone through. Coming from a family that has seen many women devastated by cancer, it's hard not to root for him…

Comment by LA_2_Vegas on 03-10-2011

Oh great. I like that he is still taking the fight, but now it makes it an even tougher fight. Katz is a warrior and is always coming forward, but damn he is wide open up the middle when he…

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