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Ortiz: I See Weaknesses in Matthysse, I'll Beat Him

By Miguel Rivera

Undefeated Mexican brawler Roberto "Massa" Ortiz (31-0-1, 24 KOs) will defend his WBC Silver super lightweight Crown against former interim champion, Argentinian Lucas Matthysse (35-3-0-1 sd, 33 KOs) on September 6th, at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Ortiz is ranked number five by the WBC. Nicknamed "Massa,"  and age 28, he became a pro in 2007.

Ortiz is the underdog, but believes is the better boxer and appears confident that he is capable of exploiting some of the weaknesses that he saw in Matthysse's recent fights.

"I respect Matthysse and I know how dangerous he can be. But this is my time to prove my capacity on September 6th . I have identified some weaknesses in his boxing and I believe I am the better fighter. This fight will take me to the top and through it, I'll also become well known worldwide," Ortiz said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by sicko on 08-06-2014

I have no clue who this guy is, even Box Rec don't tell you much because he been fighting mostly nobodies in Mexico I am never against a fighter GETTING A CHANCE because you never know what could happen in…

Comment by Dean_Razorback on 08-06-2014

[QUOTE=dinero fan;14830030]I would not be surprised if Ortiz beat matthysse. Lucas has not been the same since the Garcia fight it looks like Garcia might of traumatized him.[/QUOTE] if lucas is the traumatized one, then why is danny fighting a…

Comment by CAMPER on 08-06-2014

When I first read this I thought they were talking about VICTOR Ortiz. I about died!

Comment by Mike D on 08-06-2014

[QUOTE=joesaiditstrue;14830197]Danny's first fight at 147 will most likely be Malignaggi, book it.[/QUOTE] sad but true

Comment by Mike D on 08-06-2014

[QUOTE=HanzGruber;14828678]This Ortiz guy has beat nothing but Mexican goat herders[/QUOTE] yeah but a lot of goat herders be young hungry lions doe

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