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Dirrell vs. Rubio in Play For August Date in Los Angeles?

By Carlos Boogs

According to sources in Mexico, Marco Antonio Rubio (59-7-1, 51KOs) is heading in the direction of a fight with former WBC super middleweight champion Anthony Dirrell (27-1-1, 22Kos) on a date in August in Los Angeles, California.

Rubio was scheduled to fight on July 11th in El Paso, Texas. The event fell apart. Rubio has not been in the ring since suffering a two round knockout last October at the hands of WBA/IBO middleweight champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin.

Dirrell would look to get back on the winning track after losing his WBC crown several weeks ago to Badou Jack.  The loss also made Dirrell miss out on a lucrative mandatory defense against George Groves.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Jubei on 07-03-2015

The Dirrels should just leave the sport, they are an embarrassment for boxing. Whenever they fight, the arenas have a very aggressive atmosphere, their whole team/family is just toxic. Also both men are arrogant, mentally unstable and bad sportsmen. Now…

Comment by Willie_pep1 on 07-03-2015

The dog is back

Comment by LA_2_Vegas on 07-02-2015

Gonna give Anthony another chance to do something. IDK what Badou Jack is going to become but he fought the fight best of his career and looked like a totally different dude. Fighting like that, he would have been a…

Comment by Kagami Taiga on 07-02-2015

[QUOTE=Vicious.;15840738]What a pathetic matchup. PBC at its best[/QUOTE] It's not a bad match-up at all. Wtf?

Comment by tiliheels on 07-02-2015

[QUOTE=.:: JSFD26 ::.;15840743]i think you misunderstood my post. i dont care about losses. the 2 guys are a disappointment with losses or no losses.[/QUOTE] so they could be undefeated champions and u'd just go on hating? yea i surely misunderstood…

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