Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Team Alexander: Bailey Not Be Lucky This Time in Vegas

By Ryan Burton

Shortly after the IBF welterweight title fight between champion Randall Bailey and Devon Alexander found a home at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV the war of words between the two camps erupted again. The salvo that reignited spark was sent by Randall Bailey who told ATG Radio and BoxingScene's Jake Donovan (who is also a co-host on the show) that he is looking forward to, "f***ing Alexander up" when they meet in the ring on September 8th. The story can be found here:http://www.boxingscene.com/r-bailey-im-looking-forward-fing-alexander-up--56089

Bailey won the title this past June at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas via a vicious 11th round knockout of Mike Jones on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao-Tim Bradley pay-per-view fight. Bailey was down by a wide margin on all three scorecards when the stoppage occurred. Alexander's manager and trainer Kevin Cunningham said that Bailey won't be as fortunate when he meets his fighter in their Showtime televised fight.

"Bailey threw a lucky seven the last time he was in Vegas. On September 8th he will come up with snake eyes," Cunningham told confidently told BoxingScene.

In the evening's co-featured fight, hard hitting Lucas Matthysse will face Ajose Olusegun for the vacant WBC junior welterweight title.

Send questions or comments to [email protected] Follow Ryan on Twitter @ringsidewriter and tune in to The Boxing Lab, BoxingScene's official audio on Tuesdays. The show is hosted by Ernie Gabion, Luis Sandoval and Ryan Burton

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Achilles 2.0 on 08-17-2012

Alexander is coming into his own right now. Alexander is gonna bust Bailey up and negate his power with fierce offence and movement. Alexander could have stopped Maidana, I believe he will stop Bailey. 147 is his weight.

Comment by Big Lou on 08-16-2012

Perfect venue for this card, Hard Rock will be packed on sept.8th.

Comment by killakali on 08-16-2012

good fights

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (3)
Top Headlines Mayweather vs. McGregor: NSAC Approves Use of 8-Ounce Gloves Mayweather-McGregor: Robert Byrd as Referee, Judges Selected Indongo in Great Shape For Crawford, No Issue With Weight Mayweather: I Won't Be Cautious, Fans Deserve a Blockbuster Michael Conlan Excited, Details a Very Active Fight Schedule Oscar Valdez Wants to Fight Winner of Santa-Cruz-Mares Rematch Abel Sanchez Has Seen 'Tremendous Improvement' In Canelo Crawford Would Favor Keith Thurman to Beat Errol Spence Frank Warren: Billy Joe Saunders is Back in Business! Luis Nery-Shinsuke Yamanaka: Post-Fight Report Card Anthony Mundine Very Serious About Rugby League Comeback Shane Mosley Retiring From Boxing, No Plans To Fight Again Mayweather Sr: Pacquiao Lost Legit, Horn Will Beat Him Worse! Malignaggi: McGregor Fans Adorable - Jump on His Every Word! Jeff Horn vs. Manny Pacquiao Rematch Inching Closer To a Deal Bryant Jennings Embraces Return: It’s Definitely Back To Business Mayweather Sr: Not Sure Floyd KO's McGregor Due To Hand Issue Showtime Start Legal War Over Mayweather-McGregor 'Streams' Joshua's Coach: 8-Ounce Won't Affect Mayweather vs. McGregor Kellerman: Even a 60-Year-Old Mayweather Beats McGregor News: Mason Menard, LaRon Mitchell, Boyd Melson, More Oscar Valdez Aims To Put on a Show in Homecoming Defense Miguel Cotto Talks Career, Margarito Revenge, Golden Boy Deal Jaron Ennis, Brandun Lee Pick Up Victories in Washington, DC Bellew: If Money is Right, I'll Fight Michael Bisbing in Ring or Cage! Photos: Alberto Machado, Carlos Morales - Go Face To Face Mayweather, McGregor Face Opposition To 8-Ounce Glove Request Canelo Won't Skip IBF's Second-Day Weigh-In for Golovkin Fight Arum: McGregor Can't Fight For Sh*t, He Pushed Malignaggi Down! Crawford Noncommittal on Facing Lipinets, Unsure of Garcia Mikkel Kessler vs. Roamer Alexis Angulo in Play For The Fall News: Glowacki, Masternak, McDonagh, Laviolette, More 150 Filipino Boxers Banned For Falsifying Brain Scan Results Luis Nery Stops Shinsuke Yamanaka in Four To Claim WBC Belt Sanchez Expects GGG, Canelo to Hurt Each Other, Maybe Go Down Canelo: Winner Between Me & Golovkin Could Become No. 1 P4P Charlo: Golovkin, Canelo Can't Dodge Me - I'll Clean Out 160! Malignaggi: 'Pinocchio' McGregor Can Hit Floyd With His Nose Roy Jones: Fight Will Be as Competitive as Mayweather Allows Kashtanov Gains Russian Citizenship, Returns in the Fall
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement