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Rubio vs. Majewski Could Land on 7/27; WBC Interim?

By Luke Furman

According to Mariusz Kolodziej, founder of Global Boxing, he received an offer to match his boxer, Patrick Majewski (20-1, 13 KOs), against Marco Antonio Rubio (57-6-1, 49 KOs) on July 27 in Mexico, with the WBC interim-middleweight title likely at stake. Rubio is the mandatory challenger to the full middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, who may not fight again until 2014 due to several injuries suffered in his last defense.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MarcianoFan on 05-27-2013

Given this talk, I hope they at least offered it to Jose Miguel Torres. He's crap too in the context of title consideration, but he beat Majewski in both guys' most recent notable fight. I wonder who paid to get…

Comment by nycsmooth on 05-21-2013

hard 2 believe WBC not getting Jr in there somehow...

Comment by Hougigo on 05-20-2013

[QUOTE=DoktorSleepless;13398610]Dammit Rubio, you're already the mandatory for Quillin. Go chase the WBO. The **** are you settling for an interim title? HBO won't accept Martinez-Rubio so is not like you're going to get a payday out of Martinez.[/QUOTE] Because not…

Comment by DoktorSleepless on 05-20-2013

Dammit Rubio, you're already the mandatory for Quillin. Go chase the WBO. The **** are you settling for an interim title? HBO won't accept Martinez-Rubio so is not like you're going to get a payday out of Martinez.

Comment by jshthird on 05-20-2013

this guys r fighting for the wbc interim very good tune up fight for martinez

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