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 Last update:  6/26/2012       Read more by Rick Reeno         
   
Schaefer Expects Explosive Ending in Maidana-Thurman
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By Rick Reeno

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer has advised BoxingScene.com that he fully expects an explosive ending in the upcoming welterweight fight between Keith Thurman (17-0, 16KOs) and Marcos Maidana (31-3, 28KOs).

The HBO televised fight takes place at Cincinnati's U.S. Bank Arena on July 21. WBO super featherweight champion Adrien Broner takes on Vicente Escobedo in the televised main event.

Thurman is the bigger man, a career welterweight, and fought as high as 152-pounds. Maidana made his welterweight debut in February and he was dominated over ten rounds by Devon Alexander. However, Maidana is now being trained by Robert Garcia and promises to redeem himself in the ring. Thurman, like Alexander, has the very influential Al Haymon as part of his management team.

"That's going to be an interesting fight because Keith Thurman is undefeated, a big puncher. Again, just because somebody doesn't know somebody that doesn't mean they can't fight. And maybe Keith Thurman is not as well known [as Maidana], but I can tell you one thing - Keith Thurman can fight and Keith Thurman can punch. This is going to be another one of those [Humberto] Soto-[Lucas] Matthysee kind of fights - I can guarantee you. Leave the judges at home," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com.

Tags: Marcos Maidana , Richard Schaefer , Keith Thurman , Maidana vs Thurman , Maidana-Thurman


 

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comment by Ringlife, on 06-26-2012
This fight is going to be better then the main event trust me.

comment by Body Movin', on 06-26-2012
maidana needs a good showing here because his last two fights on HBO haven't been a spectacular look for him.

comment by mushahadeen, on 06-26-2012
[QUOTE=Primera]Maidana seems to be very comfortable around the new Oxnard pals. Let's see what Robert Garcia has done with Maidana.[/QUOTE] Can't wait to see Maidana back in the ring.

comment by Primera, on 06-26-2012
Maidana seems to be very comfortable around the new Oxnard pals. Let's see what Robert Garcia has done with Maidana.

comment by richardt, on 06-26-2012
No one knows if Thurman has power. It's one thing to KO lower-level fighters, another thing to do that on an elite level. Like Atlas says, is it the power, or is it the opposition? At this point Thurman is going from the kiddie pool to the Ocean. If his power doesn't equate, Maidana takes him to ...

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