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Schaefer Confirms: Matthysse Now With Al Haymon

by Rick Reeno

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer confirmed an earlier story posted on BoxingScene.com, regarding junior welterweight contender Lucas Matthysse (33-2, 31KOs) signing a deal with influental adviser/manager Al Haymon. Matthysse is facing IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson (31-1-1, 16KOs) in a catch-weight bout on May 18th at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Going in Haymon's direction would certainly assist Matthysse, the WBC's mandatory challenger, in his quest to secure a fight with full WBC champ Danny Garcia, also handled by Haymon. However, Matthysse has a tough task ahead with Peterson.

"I can confirm. Matthysse will still remain with Mario Arano, but he did bring in Al Haymon as an adviser," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 05-03-2013

[quote=ugly2000] Quote: Originally Posted by .:: JSFD26 ::. A whole lot of talking but when I asked you for a 1T bet you stayed pretty quiet huh? Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android Peterson is double tough and I like…

Comment by ugly2000 on 05-03-2013

[QUOTE=.:: JSFD26 ::.;13319041]A whole lot of talking but when I asked you for a 1T bet you stayed pretty quiet huh? :rofl: [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE] Peterson is double tough and I like the way he fights. With…

Comment by 2501 on 05-03-2013

You know he did this so his top fighters won't have to fight Matthysse.

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 05-02-2013

[quote=SkillspayBills] He won't make it past Peterson. [/quote] A whole lot of talking but when I asked you for a 1T bet you stayed pretty quiet huh? :rofl: [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE]

Comment by SkillspayBills on 05-02-2013

He won't make it past Peterson.

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