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Tim Bradley, Rigondeaux Double in Play For February 23

By Ryan Burton

BoxingScene.com has been advised that WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley's return is likely to take place on February 23rd in a fight televised by HBO. Andre Ward's fight against Kelly Pavlik was rescheduled to that date but it is likely that the fight will be pushed back again to March.

Bradley doesn't have an opponent locked in but Lamont Peterson is one name being mentioned. Top Rank had originally tried to make that fight in December.  Bradley holds a unanimous decision victory over Peterson.

BoxingScene has also been advised that WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux may appear in the co-featured bout. Rigondeaux of course was scheduled to face Poosawat Kratingdaenggym tomorrow night but the fight fell out when the Thai boxer failed his blood tests.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Rome-By-Ko on 12-15-2012

[QUOTE=Fighting_Pride;12817819]bradley has got to be the most overrated boxer of this era. it's ironic how the tables have turned, he refused to fight alvarado, guerrero and peterson thinking he's the top dog in the division. but now, he's willing to…

Comment by Fighting_Pride on 12-15-2012

too bad, i wanted to see rigo fight a legit contender. hope arum can some pull a rabbit out of his magic hat and find an opponent for rigo. what of montiel or vasquez, jr, i think that sound good…

Comment by Fighting_Pride on 12-15-2012

bradley has got to be the most overrated boxer of this era. it's ironic how the tables have turned, he refused to fight alvarado, guerrero and peterson thinking he's the top dog in the division. but now, he's willing to…

Comment by illmaticfighter on 12-15-2012

Id love a bradley maidana fight. bradley needs to go back down to 140 i believe he will dominate everyone except mattyshe a 50/50 fight.

Comment by Ray* on 12-15-2012

[QUOTE=tlarry;12817541]Bradley held out for the Pacquiao payday; he knew he couldn't beat Manny and he didn't. Maidana has made himself more than available, and Bradley runs the other way.[/QUOTE] You must have forgot that Maidana ducked the Bradley fight, he…

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