Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Nacho: Marquez Won't Give Alvarado Any Advantage

By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

According to trainer Ignacio "Nacho" Beristain, former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez will modify his diet for the upcoming fight against Mike Alvarado, scheduled for May 17 at The Forum in Los Angeles.

Nacho reports he had a meeting with Juan Manuel, to outline the strategy for this fight, because they train differently for every opponent.

The Hall of Fame trainer said Marquez is going to change his diet, because for the fourth fight with Manny Pacquiao he worked his way all the way down to 139-pounds on the morning of the weigh-in, before coming in at 143-pounds later that day [after eating meals]. The fight with Alvarado is contracted for a catch-weight of 143.

"The strategy is completely different when facing a puncher instead of a boxer. We are going to outline a plan to deal with Alvarado, who is a very dangerous opponent. One of the things that Juan will have to do for this fight is take care of his weight. In the fight with Alvarado, we don't want to give him any advantage, and the weight is very important. So Juan has amended his diet, so he doesn't get down too low," Nacho said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by sugarsmosley_ on 03-23-2014

[QUOTE=Sugar Adam Ali;14354787]Alvarado is going to beat jmm, or get robbed on cards to ensure manny jmm 5[/QUOTE] how do you see alvarado having sucess assuming he comes forward at marquez. we seen guys that come forward aggressive at him…

Comment by Sugar Adam Ali on 03-23-2014

Alvarado is going to beat jmm, or get robbed on cards to ensure manny jmm 5

Comment by bambam182 on 03-23-2014

[QUOTE=Fighting_Pride;14351144]marquez looked old in the bradley fight. a feather fisted bradley almost knocked him out with a freakin' left hand. alvarado is taller, bigger and stronger than marquez. [SIZE="7"][B]plus alvarado's speed and footwork is almost the same as bradley's.[/B][/SIZE] if…

Comment by Túpac Amaru III on 03-22-2014

I think Marquez vs. Alvarado will end up being a war, but I think "Dinamita" will eventually break down Alvarado in the late rounds.

Comment by Senor_frogs on 03-21-2014

[QUOTE=Dinamita 03;14351245]So why doesn't his team want the fight? They can't get a bigger name to fight them at the moment.[/QUOTE] That's what I'm saying.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (22)
Top Headlines Bellew: It's Disgusting That Wilder Insinuated Joshua is on Steroids UK News: Tommy McCarthy, Lewis Crocker, Ricky Summers Miguel Cotto Career Special on HBO, November 25 Photo: Carl Frampton, Horacio Garcia Ready For War in Belfast Joseph Parker: I Have 'A Lot of Options' Other Than Joshua, Wilder Frampton: All The Big Fights Interest Me, The Best is Yet To Come Shawn Porter: Crawford Beats Horn Easy, Everybody is a Target! Teddy Atlas Explains Why He Favors Lomachenko Over Rigondeaux Ishe Smith: I Asked For Julian Williams, Confident I'll Get The Win Nathan Gorman Welcomes Daniel Dubois: He Knows Where I Am Alexander Povetkin vs. Christian Hammer - Full Card is Set Truax: I Have To Be at My Absolute Best To Beat James DeGale Jarrell Miller: I Would Stop Dillian Whyte in Four or Five Rounds Ryoichi Taguchi vs. Milan Melindo Unification Set, December 31 Wilder Would Agree to Fight Ortiz Again, Wants to 'Punish' Him Kovalev: The Pressure Will Be High To Fight Beterbiev, Bivol Roy Jones Jr. Brings WinnaVegas Casino Card To BeIN Sports Jamie Conlan Plans To Box Jerwin Ancajas, Not Go To War Jose Martinez Stops Jesus Martinez for NABO Championship Parker Says Forget Wilder Fight: I'm Knocking Anthony Joshua Out! Vasyl Lomachenko: The Fight With Rigondeaux Will Be Historic Kellerman on De La Hoya-McGregor: It's Amazing Conor is Favored Photo: Giovani Santillan, Dodzi Kemeh Ready For Battle Photos: Anthony Dirrell, Denis Douglin - Nearly Brawl at Weighin Canelo-Golovkin Rematch: Update on Negotiations, Date, Venue Jarrell Miller: Muscles Won't Save Joshua - He Has a Glass Jaw Ferdie Pacheco - "The Fight Doctor" - Passes Away at 89 Naoya Inoue vs. Yoan Boyeaux on December 30 Artur Beterbiev, Sergey Kovalev Eager To Settle Their Old Dispute Roach: Jose Ramirez Will Take Amir Imam's Heart, Knock Him Out Bellew: Parker Aiming For 40% For Joshua is Absolutely Ridiculous David Lemieux: One Month Until Ugly Saunders Gets Destroyed! News: Kai Robin Havnaa, Jason Welborn, Jono Carroll, More Arum, Crawford Waiting to Discuss Fighting Horn in Australia Miguel Cotto vs. Sadam Ali - Undercard Information Danny Gonzalez vs. Danny O'Connor For WBC Regional Belt Wilder To Joshua: I'm The Man That's Going To End Your Career! Carl Frampton Aims To Get Knockout Win Over Garcia Julian Williams: The Goal is To Be The First To KO Ishe Smith! De La Hoya Believes Cotto Will Remain Retired After Ali Fight
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement