Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Schaefer, Haymon To Meet on Robert Guerrero's Future - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
• Register A Free Account
• Account Login
• Boxing Schedule
• Boxing Champions
• Boxing Downloads
• Boxing Forums
• Boxing News Wire
• Boxing Photos
• Boxing History
• Boxer Search
• Fantasy Betting
• Feedback
• Fitness and Health  
• Free Homepage
• Mixed Martial Arts
• Pound For Pound
• Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  3/26/2014       Read more by Rick Reeno         
   
Schaefer, Haymon To Meet on Robert Guerrero's Future
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Rick Reeno

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer has informed BoxingScene.com that he will soon sit down with adviser Al Haymon to discuss the future of multi-division champion Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero (31-2-1, 18KOs).

Guerrero has been inactive since last May's twelve round decision loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Earlier this year, Guerrero's lawyer initiated the process to break his promotional contract with Golden Boy through an arbitration with the California State Athletic Commission. Guerrero, through his attorney, claimed the contract he signed prior to last May's fight with Mayweather was illegal and violated the Muhammad Ali Act.

But the California State Athletic Commission denied Guerrero's request for an arbitration. The CSAC directed both parties to settle their dispute in New York - because in their opinion the contract agreement is governed under New York law.

Since January's legal skirmish, the Guerrero front was very quiet - until a few days ago when Guerrero joined the voluminous stable of Haymon. Guerrero is still managed by Bob Santos and Luis DeCubas Jr.

Haymon advises three of the four champions at welterweight - Mayweather, Marcos Maidana and Shawn Porter. He also advises welterweights Keith Thurman, Paulie Malignaggi, Luis Collazo, Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander. 

Schaefer hopes to sit with Haymon and resolve any outstanding issues with Guerrero - and then get Guerrero in gear for his return against a durable opponent.

"I didn't really have a lengthy conversation with Al - as it relates to that contractual situation. I would hope so [that everything is now resolved]. I think he signed [Guerrero] sometime late last week, so I haven't had a chance to focus on that. The focus I had and Al had was to finalize April 19th, April 26th and May 3rd. That was really the first priority," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com.

"Now in the next week or so I'm going to sit down with Al and see how we can work out this situation with Guerrero. I never really fully understood the issue anyway. I'm really proud with what I've done with Robert Guerrero. He was asking for a Mayweather fight for a long time, as you know, and we finally we got it. He decided to bring in Al and I hope that I can work something out, to get that situation resolved."

"I never had any issues with Guerrero and I have no idea what I could have done differently. I think Robert is a great person, a great family and I hope to see him back in the ring sooner than later."

Tags: Robert Guerrero , Richard Schaefer , Al Haymon


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by junior gong, on 03-26-2014
My god! That Al Haymon is greasy.:nonono:

comment by MGMGRAND, on 03-26-2014
[QUOTE=daggum]they will decide whether to match him soft and try to get him a bigger fight where he will be easily destroyed or sacrifice him straight away to someone good. i hope they go with the sacrifice option. this dude sucks. going from 126-147 without beating a soul lol. what an accomplish...

comment by kafkod, on 03-26-2014
[QUOTE=jrrod02]We must remember that boxers aren't exactly the sharpest knives in the drawer. [/QUOTE] Neither are many boxing fans. It's their money that keeps the gravy train flowing for leeches like Haymon and co.

comment by Cgarcia, on 03-26-2014
I don't know what these clowns are meeting about. Guerrero got seven fans, how are you supposed to make truckloads of money from this guy? I don't even know what all these signings with Haymon are all about when he's no longer with HBO. Showtime is cheap. You don't expect Berto-type deals at Show...

comment by Golovkin, on 03-26-2014
Mayweather took this guy's confidence, soul and manhood. He is just very insecure nowadays ducking fighters left and right. Just a very confused individual with low self esteem.

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (18) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Adrian Estella-Celetsino Caball...
  K2 CEO: Ustinov Saw Doubt in Ey...
  Karl Dargan Retuns On 9/20 NBCS...
  Karo Murat Inks With EC Boxing,...
  Duva on Why Chilemba Isn’t Faci...
  Ruiz-Gutierrez Eliminator Order...
  Arum on Pacquiao-Algieri, Donai...
  Duva: Strategic Bid on Stevens-...
  Golovkin a Hit in The Ring, But...
  Liam, Stephen Smith Arrested in...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2013 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.