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Vanes and Andy Lee Await Decision on Chavez Jr. Shot

By Miguel Rivera

According to sources in Mexico, both Andy Lee (28-1, 20KOs) and Vanes Martirosyan (32-0, 20KOs) are in the running to face WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (45-0, 31KOs) on June 16th in El Paso, Texas. HBO has approved both Lee and Vanes as potential Chavez opponents for June 16. At this point, according to sources with knowledge of the details, there are no roadblocks for either opponent. Barring any issues, Chavez's father, Julio Sr., expects a decision to be made before the end of the week.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by CAMPER on 03-26-2012

[QUOTE=King Ju-Ju;11936377]For a bum like Chavez Jr, Andy Lee is a legit threat.[/QUOTE] ^^^ LMAO, aint that the truth!!!!!

Comment by Roman Moreno on 03-26-2012

[QUOTE=vacon04;11936371]There are several kinds of drugs to enhance performance, I'm an engineer in biotechnology and I know about these drugs. Still we're talking about a 180+ pounds guy against a guy who's going to be 15 pounds lighter.[/QUOTE] Wasn't aware…

Comment by King Ju-Ju on 03-26-2012

[QUOTE=Russian Crushin;11936037]Only what planet is andy lee a legit threat? Has anybody followed his career lately?[/QUOTE] For a bum like Chavez Jr, Andy Lee is a legit threat.

Comment by vacon04 on 03-26-2012

[QUOTE=Roman Moreno;11936355]Oh I didn't know doping only helped in gaining weight.[/QUOTE] There are several kinds of drugs to enhance performance, I'm an engineer in biotechnology and I know about these drugs. Still we're talking about a 180+ pounds guy against…

Comment by Roman Moreno on 03-26-2012

[QUOTE=vacon04;11936339]How? Vanes is not going to get to 180+ pounds even without doping test, his body is not capable of gaining those massive amounts of weight especially if the fight is going to be in June. Maybe he can get…

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