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Sulaiman Gives Maidana a Shot To Shock Mayweather

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, pledged that Argentinian hard-puncher Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31KOs) has a chance to defeat the current pound-for-pound welterweight and super welterweight champion of the WBC/WBA, Floyd Mayweather, on September 13th at the MGM Arena in Las Vegas, when they met each other in the ring for second time. Mayweather won a majority decision in their first meeting in May.

Sulaiman expects Maidana to train better, have a much better strategy after already going twelve rounds with Mayweather, and he feels Maidana's power will make him dangerous in every round.

"Maidana, who will now come in with a different preparation and with a good strategy planned by his corner, has chance to defeat Floyd. A hard punching boxer will always have a chance to succeed," Sulaiman said.

Regarding Mayweather's ability to defend both WBC titles in the fight, Mauricio said the WBC Board of Governors will review the request of Mayweather to defend the welterweight and super welterweight titles in the bout.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by [email protected] on 07-21-2014

why not? if those overhand right would land pretty well on chicken floyd's jaw, it would be over...but chicken floyd is too much for maidana...i guess chicken floyd will get better the second time around...he will rock maidana with his…

Comment by shadow-boxer on 07-20-2014

[B][QUOTE=Beercules;14778503]I don't think so, Floyd has though. He looks in even better shape now than he did in the first fight. Had to cycle off the Mayweather Boxing Club PED's[/QUOTE] [/B] Been wondering. Do you look like your idol Rigo?…

Comment by jbpanama on 07-19-2014

[QUOTE=Bachavelli;14778326]pacquiao is fighting who on november 22?? u pac nuthuggers should be hiding in a cave for the rest of the year.[/QUOTE] Yeah DUMBO, Pac's fighting the Cat, that Beat That Bad Ruskie Provo...

Comment by Beercules on 07-19-2014

[QUOTE=Hougigo;14777963]Was Maidana training before the announcement?[/QUOTE] I don't think so, Floyd has though. He looks in even better shape now than he did in the first fight. Had to cycle off the Mayweather Boxing Club PED's

Comment by turnedup on 07-19-2014

[QUOTE=LoadedWraps;14778482]Ask the 400 people me, southpawology, syf, danhamza, razorback, fundicao, Golovkin, and a few others were trying to convince before the first fight. People were talking about him getting Gatti'd. :lol1: Even the bookies exposed their lack of knowledge of…

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