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Pacquiao, Marquez Return Details Discussed By Beltran

By Miguel Rivera and Rafael Soto

Fernando Beltran, President of Zanfer Promotions and promoter of Juan Manuel Marquez (55-6-1, 40KOs), says the Mexican supertstar has yet to make a final decision on his future. Marquez, 39, will either announce his retirement or continue to fight - with a fifth clash against Manny Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38KOs) being discussed for a tentative date of September 14th, says Beltran.

If Juan Manuel Marquez decides to continue boxing, he would have a fight in April prior to his fifth bout with Pacquiao in September.

According to Beltran, Marquez will return in Mexico on either April 13 or April 20 - depending on the date selection for Pacquiao's next fight.

The two possible opponents being mentioned for both, says Beltran, are Jessie Vargas (21-0, 9KOs) and Vyacheslav Senchenko (33-1, 22KOs), who recently retired Ricky Hatton.

"Marquez is the one who will decide whether he fights. We are thinking about serious opponents, someone who would make for a good fight. Jessie Vargas and Vyacheslav Senchenko have been mentioned [for us and] for Pacquiao, and perhaps they will allow us choose [the opponent] first," Beltran said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by EDD1 on 01-12-2013

[QUOTE=bloche123;12909943]uhhhh no he wont just be remembered for fighting b and c level fighters. The dude will be remembered for leveling pac's overrated self with one crisp punch. He will be remembered for being the only person to KO casamayor,…

Comment by pedaly on 01-12-2013

soo fu**in new smashing punch! Shpilophosy-punch! crazy

Comment by jr2122 on 01-12-2013

[QUOTE=HeroBando;12911599]You need to realize it's only obvious after the fact. Just do yourself a favor and google for some predictions. You know DLH was looking for a fight at 147 independent of Pac? He wanted to beat up on a…

Comment by HeroBando on 01-12-2013

[QUOTE=jr2122;12911592]I'm not gonna argue with you about odds, they are what they are intended for, gambling; It doesn't define a fight. Did you honestly believe de la Hoya had a shot, cutting down that much weight against a younger faster…

Comment by jr2122 on 01-12-2013

[QUOTE=HeroBando;12911519]Not for the 4th fight. And of course he gets extra credit for overcoming the odds, that's normal. You'll find that odds are a pretty reliable guide for who's gonna win, on average. I'm really having trouble taking you seriously,…

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