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Photos: Gamboa Putting in Work For Crawford Clash

By Reynaldo Sanchez

Cuban lightweight Yuriorkis Gamboa had a media workout on Thursday at the Iron Mike Productions Gym in Deerfield Beach, Fla. Gamboa answered some questions from the media, along with his promoter Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson. Gamboa faces WBO lightweight champion Terence Crawford on June 28th at CenturyLink Center in Omaha. Both fighters have a 23-0 record with 16 knockouts.

"We are working very hard for this fight versus Crawford, we know that this is an opportunity that we must seize and our work in the gym is the key to winning that fight," Gamboa said.

"Gamboa is a world class fighter and his skills, we not only saw them in amateur boxing when he won a gold medal, but also in professional boxing when captured the 126-pound title," said 50 Cent.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Beto El Lobo on 06-13-2014

[QUOTE=hurricanelu;14656695]I'd like Gamboa but he's fighting out of his Element at 135. He just is not big enough to fight at that weight. He gives up too much in the physical advantage department to Crawford in this fight. I think…

Comment by BigAlexSand on 06-13-2014

Going with Gamboa... I think it will be close but Gamboa has the drive to win another title and look great reminding people why he is a force to be reckoned with

Comment by Basco on 06-13-2014

If Gamboa can keep his head cool when he gets hit, he will prevail. I think the stereo-typical Cuban style of score and run could be very beneficial for him in this fight. He can't afford to play a chess…

Comment by CubanGuyNYC on 06-13-2014

[QUOTE=sterling;14657798]im a bit nervous about this fight. i think gamboas time off will tell[/QUOTE] One of my Cuban friends on this site thinks Gamboa's going to lose this bout. I'm not feeling that confident myself. Lots of questions will be…

Comment by dblaze9 on 06-13-2014

Gamboa is going to win this fight. He looks to be in superb condition. War Mini-tyson!!!

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