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 Last update:  4/14/2011       Read more by Ernesto Castellanos         
   
Rafael Marquez To Jhonny Gonzalez: I Accept, Let's Fight!
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By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

The former bantamweight and featherweight champion, Rafael Marquez, has learned that the brand new WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez has mentioned his name for a possible first defense. And in such a situation Marquez said: "We are happy to fight. "

Rafael Marquez said that he is probably going to fight again on the June 4th undercard to the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Sebastian Zbik middleweight clash at Staples Center in California.

"They could put me in there against Jhonny. It would be a great fight, a fight that fans would like to see - ending with a knockout because the two of us hit very hard," said Rafael said. "I'm ready. I don't want him to think that I'm ignoring him or that I'm not interested."

Jhonny returned back to Mexico last Saturday from a trip to Japan, where he knocked out Hozumi Hasegawa to win the WBC crown. Upon his arrival, he named Marquez as his possible next challenger.

Marquez is training a few days a week in the gym with his coach, former world champion Daniel Zaragoza.

Tags: Jhonny Gonzalez , Rafael Marquez



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comment by SluggerFan, on 04-15-2011
I like this fight and a good co-feature to Chavez Jr vs Zbik....

comment by LeadUppercut, on 04-14-2011
[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP]The former bantamweight and featherweight champion, Rafael Marquez, has learned that the brand new WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez has mentioned his name for a possible first defense. And in such a situation Marquez said: "We are happy to fight. " Click Here To ...

comment by Kevin Malone, on 04-14-2011
I love this fight. Really hope it happens.

comment by Shadows, on 04-14-2011
A great story line behind all of this; Beristain vs two of his former fighters.

comment by Toney Loc, on 04-14-2011
Great fight. Let's hope it happens. :boxing:

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