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Paul Spadafora Wants a Showdown With Adrien Broner

By Bill "Two Scoops" Emes

Former champion Paul Spadafora (47-0-1, 19KOs) would love to get a fight with the current WBC lightweight king Adrien Broner (26-0, 22KOs). Spadafora, now a junior welterweight contender, was going to face Vernon Paris on an April date, but says the fight recently fell through because Paris is having some contractual issues.

Broner is looking to get a fight with WBO champion Ricky Burns. If that fight doesn't happen, Broner will head up to the junior welterweight division - and Spadafora would like to be the guy to test him at the weight.

"I think that's a perfect fight to make. I think he's a great fighter. I've followed his career and he's looking better with each fight. And I would love to get the opportunity to fight him," Spadafora told BoxingScene.com.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jray100k on 02-26-2013

If this fight happens which I doubt, it would be a great fight. Spadafora would give Broner all that he could handle. Spadafora has mad skills but Broner would find a way to win.

Comment by raf727 on 02-25-2013

I am a huge Spadafora fan, as you can tell, Broner beats him down. I wouldn't mind him getting the fight to make some money, and hey it's boxing everyone has a shot, and in his prime he could have…

Comment by mistermartin on 02-25-2013

[QUOTE=flint;13082364]get out of here with that sissy kind of hate. spady can't bring no money to the table. that would be the reason why the fight won't happen. and just because somebody want to fight you. does'nt mean that you…

Comment by BostonGuy on 02-25-2013

Would love to see Broner brutalize Spadafora. It would be the first time I'd be rooting for Adrian..

Comment by billeau2 on 02-25-2013

Maybe I am thinking in the past but last I checked Spaddy can fight. No he isn't a draw...he has had a lot of drama in his life but this guy has mad skills. I would love to see him…

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