Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Photos: Chavez-Zbik in Mexico; Segura, Marquez Too

By Rafael Soto

Mexico City, Mexico - The capital city had a huge press conference for the big WBC middleweight title fight between challenger Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and champion Sebastian Zbik Sebastian of Germany, scheduled for June 4 at the Staples Center on a Top Rank and Zanfer Promotions card and it willl be broadcast by HBO and in Mexico on TV Azteca.

The conference was directed by Fernando Beltran, president of Zanfer and also attended Todd duBoeff, President of Top Rank, Don Jose Sulaiman, WBC President, Julio Cesar Chavez, Sr., WBO junior flyweight world champion Giovani Segura and the newly crowned WBA flyweight champion Hernan "Tyson" Marquez.

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (41-0-1, 30 KOs) will seek his first world title after a seven-year career.  Germany's Sebastian Zbik (30-0-0, 10 KOs), will be making his fourth world title defense of the belt he first won in July 2009.

"I'm excited to take on Julio Cesar, son of a great idol Chavez. I'm ready to win on a big stage like the Staples Center. I'm planning to have a great fight and I'm not worried at all about Chavez's record or his knockouts. I've never been knocked out so my goal is to get a lot of preparation time and to defend my crown," said Zbik.

"Since I was a child, I have dreamed about this moment. I will get ready to the best of my ability to defeat Zbik. It will be a tough fight, but nothing in life is free and I want to achieve my dream and and at the same time I want to satisfy all of you, the fans and my family," Chavez said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by lopez36 on 04-08-2011

[QUOTE=Tomasio;10342740][B][I]He did say that[COLOR="black"][COLOR="Red"][U][I], cause that's what happened[/I][/U][/COLOR][/COLOR]..Martinez wasn't going to change the story around, but at NO moment did Martinez say he was happy with what Sulaiman did..& other WBC champions(mainly Mexicans, for example;Edgar Sosa & Humberto"La Zorrita"Soto) were…

Comment by lopez36 on 04-08-2011

[QUOTE=Tomasio;10342740][B][I]He did say that, cause that's what happened..Martinez wasn't going to change the story around, but at NO moment did Martinez say he was happy with what Sulaiman did..& other WBC champions(mainly Mexicans, for example;Edgar Sosa & Humberto"La Zorrita"Soto) were…

Comment by Lac'em up on 04-08-2011

Chavez Jr. is a fat slobb. He looks retarded as can be.

Comment by Tomasio on 04-08-2011

[QUOTE=lopez36;10342149]martinez was interviewed on espn deportes radio,he himself said he was supposed to fight zbik or was going to be stripped of belt,well hbo didn't approve of zbik,they wanted someone else,that was dzinziruk,so obvioulsly if he didn't follow what the…

Comment by lopez36 on 04-07-2011

[QUOTE=Tomasio;10342016]Martinez NEVER vacated his WELL earned World championship belt, he was basically STRIPPED by SCUMBAG Sulaiman & Sulaiman literaly GAVE the belt to Zbik & declared him the champion!!! & then SCUMBAG Sulaiman tried to fix things by saying that…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (17)
Top Headlines Video: Jermall Charlo, Demetrius Andrade Trade Words at Presser Haye Explains Why it's Perfect Time For Joshua To Beat Klitschko Video: Demetrius Andrade Erupts, Sounds Off on Charlo Brothers Klitschko on Joshua: I'll Be The Challenger, I'll Be Ready For This Chavez Jr. Says He's Back: Now I'm Ready For Golovkin and Canelo! Jermall Charlo: I'm The Best at 154 - None of Them Are on My Level! Mares: I Want Frampton, Santa Cruz - I'm Not Afraid of Anyone Lenny Zappavigna Mulls Possible Retirement After Knockout Loss Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. With Solid Decision Over Dominik Britsch Abner Mares Drops, Dominates Jesus Cuellar To Win WBA Belt Terence Crawford Dominates John Molina; Stops Him in 8th Round Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Jermall Charlo Drops Julian Williams Three Times For TKO Win Jermall Charlo vs. Julian Williams - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares - CompuBox Historical Review Jermall Charlo vs. Julian Williams - CompuBox Historical Review Sergey Lipinets Stops Lenny Z in Grueling IBF Eliminator Mason Menard Expects Best Beltran, Ready For His Big Moment Photos: Anthony Joshua, Wladimir Klitschko - Go Face To Face! Anthony Joshua Demolishes Molina in Three, Klitschko Next Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares - LIVE Results From LA Anthony Joshua vs. Eric Molina - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Dillian Whyte Gets Bruising Split Nod Over Dereck Chisora Ivan Baranchyk Will Look To Close Out The Year in Style Dereck Chisora vs. Dillian Whyte - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Katie Taylor Dominates Viviane Obenauf Over Six Rounds Scott Quigg Drills Jose Cayatano in Featherweight Debut Lipinets' Manager Moving Him Fast: "This is a Special Guy" Kal Yafai Drops, Dominates Luis Concepcion To Win WBA Title Jeff Horn's Coach Confident: We Can Beat Pacquiao, I Know How! Callum Smith With Brutal Knockout of Luke Blackledge Anthony Joshua vs. Eric Molina - CompuBox Historical Review Photo: Shannon Briggs, Tyson Fury - Face To Face in Manchester Joseph Parker Eyes Wilder, Joshua - Wants Unifications Luis Ortiz Stops David Allen: Benn, Morrison Win Jose Cayetano Plans To Target Quigg's Repaired Jaw For KO Win Charlo: I’m A Bigger, Better, Faster Fighter Than Julian Williams Tureano Johnson To Return on Vargas-Berchelt Card, Jan. 28 Williams Criticizes Charlo's Biggest Wins Versus Bundrage, Trout John Molina's Trainer Predicts 'A War' With Terence Crawford
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement