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Miguel Vazquez: Broner vs. DeMarco is a 50-50 Fight

By Bill Emes

IBF lightweight champion Miguel Vazquez is a very interested party in the upcoming fight between Antonio DeMarco and Adrien Broner, taking place on November 17th at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

Broner (24-0, 20KOs) is moving up in weight to challenge DeMarco (28-2-1, 21KOs) for the WBC lightweight title. Vazquez thinks it's a 50-50 fight where each boxer is very capable of securing the victory.

"I feel that's a great fight. It can go either way. You have the power of DeMarco and the boxing skills of Broner. The winner will depend on who exercises their game plan better. But like I said, that fight can go either way," Vazquez told BoxingScene.com.

Vazquez defends his title against Mercito Gesta on the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez undercard on December 8th. If he beats Gesta, and Broner beats DeMarco, Vazquez would like to have a unification fight in early 2013.

"I want the big fights and the big names, so I would love to fight Adrien Broner. [If he beats DeMarco], I would fight him," Vazquez said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ..David.. on 11-09-2012

DeMarco its a good challenge for Broner but no way its 50-50, i just hope he puts on a really good show. Still i have to say i favor broner strongly... even if i kind of dislike his personality that…

Comment by Catch~Fade on 11-09-2012

[QUOTE=-Kev-;12663010]Have people changed their minds yet? [B]I remember everybody hyping DeMarco up, saying Broner should fight him, and thought he was going to duck him.[/B] The fight got signed and people still think DeMarco is a very good fighter which…

Comment by Catch~Fade on 11-09-2012

Vasquez is trash and would lose to either fighter

Comment by BoxingGenius27 on 11-09-2012

[QUOTE=Biolink;12662542]Is DeMarco that good? I just remember him getting sonned by Valero.[/QUOTE] No, not really. I'm not impressed.

Comment by Rome-By-Ko on 11-09-2012

I like Vazquez against DeMarco..Broner I don't know about..But imo it's the harder fight of the two...

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