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Roy Jones Eyes Robert Guerrero-Paul Spadafora Clash

By Bill Emes

Former four division champion Roy Jones Jr. advised BoxingScene.com that he wants to match junior welterweight contender Paul Spadafora (46-0-1, 19KOs) against Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero (30-1, 18KOs), the WBC's interim-champion at welterweight.

Spadafora returned on Saturday night in West Virginia, for the first time in two years, and won an eight round unanimous decision over Humberto Toledo.

Spadafora is now promoted by a new company that Jones is involved with, TNT Promotions.

"I think I'm going to give him one more fight and then I'll be looking for Robert 'The Ghost' Guerrero for him....because I think that's a great fight for him. I always dreamed of him fighting The Ghost because I think their styles are a lot alike. I think that's a great fight for him," Jones said. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by noStylez on 08-19-2012

[QUOTE=raf727;12437137]He got shot in the achilles by a cop when he was 18 before he turned pro.[/QUOTE] I don't know how you can even recover from an injury like that but props, snapped all my ***** up and has never…

Comment by horaceharter on 08-19-2012

Spad shot his bride to be. Went to prison. How can anyone trust a lowlife who plugs an innocent girl he knows?? Could he beat Guerrero? No way to weak in character to win a big fight. Why be involved…

Comment by raf727 on 08-19-2012

[QUOTE=edgarg;12436467]As far as I know Spadafora has an unbeaten record. He's had a draw. A very slick fighter but oh so stupid outside the ring. He had a leg ailment in his youth which more-or-less dictated his style. Either a…

Comment by ddangerous on 08-19-2012

TNT and TMT, that's not confusing. :Thinkingo

Comment by US Dirk Killer on 08-19-2012

They probably forgot to put the 0 space. Anyway... why not? Guerrero ain't fighting Floyd any time soon. Get a Guerrero vs Maidana match going again and let's set this puppy off next year

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