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Schaefer: 90% Chance of Garcia vs. Matthysse on 9/7

By Bill "Two Scoops" Emes

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer has no intention of waiting any longer. He wants to make a junior welterweight showdown between WBA/WBC champion Danny Garcia (26-0, 16KOs) and mandatory challenger Lucas Matthysse (34-2, 32KOs) on September 7th.

"We are not marinators. I am not into marinating stuff. That's another company, that's not us. I can tell you that when you have the best fight the best - there are no losers.  So if Garcia loses to Matthysse or Matthysse loses to Garcia - you know it's going to be a hell of a fight, because Lucas Matthysse...who can beat him? But Danny Garcia is one of the most underrated champions that we have [in boxing]. People doubt him in every fight and in every fight he delivers big. Never count Danny Garcia out," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com.

Schaefer says the probability of the fight coming off is very high.

"I would bet on it. If you asked me for my percentage, I would say 90-10 [that it happens]," Schaefer said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by animalfan10 on 05-25-2013

The only thing that stood out about Matthyse vs Lamont was how horrible and timid Lamont looked....It looked like he was practically drugged/didn't want to be there or something...Nothing Lucas did impressed me at all...In fact he looked his typical…

Comment by ROSS CALIFORNIA on 05-23-2013

[QUOTE=El Angel;13406650]Yeah that's true. I just want to be on the richest users list :lol1: there has to be one rich Garcia fan that would bet high on even odds.[/QUOTE] Normally the guys that talk the loudest for the underdog,…

Comment by Mike D on 05-23-2013

90% chance? Eff that noise. Get it done.

Comment by El Angel on 05-23-2013

[QUOTE=ROSS CALIFORNIA;13406643]If I bet against Matthysse in this fight, it would be like donating. lol[/QUOTE] Yeah that's true. I just want to be on the richest users list :lol1: there has to be one rich Garcia fan that would bet…

Comment by ROSS CALIFORNIA on 05-23-2013

[QUOTE=El Angel;13406637]For someone as e-rich as yourself, you certainly like getting odds :D[/QUOTE] If I bet against Matthysse in this fight, it would be like donating. lol

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