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CompuBox Stats: Lucas Matthysse Lands a Power Fest

31 of Lucas Matthysse's 32 landed punches were power shots. He dropped Lamont Peterson three times in less than nine minutes...Read More

Video: Matthysse-Peterson Post Fight Press Conference

Bill Emes catches the post-fight press conference to Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse. Hear comments from Matthysse, Peterson, Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer, IBF welterweight champion Devon Alexa...Read More

Peterson: Rabbit Punches Made Me Upset, Reckless

Lamont Peterson is pointing to the punches he took behind the head from Lucas Matthysse for being a reason he lost by third-round technical knockout — not because of any damage from the shots, but rat...Read More

Matthysse Didn’t Think Peterson KO Would Come That Fast

Lucas Matthysse has long been highly confident in his punching power — after all, only two of his wins beforehand had gone the distance — but he didn’t think the knockout over Lamont Peterson this pas...Read More

Video: Lucas Matthysse Talks Peterson KO, and More

Bill Emes catches up with WBC interim-junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse to discuss his win over Lamont Peterson and more. ...Read More

Lamont Peterson: I Wanted Matthysse To Prove Myself

Lamont Peterson respects Lucas Matthysse. The IBF junior welterweight champion considers the heavy-handed fighter from Argentina to be one of the most dangerous men within his division. Peterson ju...Read More

Lucas Matthysse Drills Lamont Peterson, TKO in Three

By David P. Greisman - Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - Lucas Matthysse had said he wasn’t worried about the judges taking away a win from him in his fight with Lamont Peterson — and on Saturday he sho...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Peterson-Matthysse

Matthysse throws 12 more power punches per round than Peterson and hits harder. 84% of Matthysse's landed punches were power shots and 80% of Peterson's landed punches were power shots. Peterson lande...Read More

CompuBox Fight Analysis: Peterson vs. Matthysse Bout

During boxing's "Golden Age" of the 1920s through 1950s, it was common for world champions to fight over-the-weight non-title engagements against top contenders with the understanding that if the chal...Read More

Lucas Matthysse: Lamont Peterson Will Feel My Power

Having come across as gentleman of the sport over the years, it’s not surprising to expect a lack of pre-fight drama or theatrics to be coming from IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson and...Read More

Peterson-Matthysse: The Trainers Prediction Roundtable

John Scully (Lamont Peterson): “I think I’m going to go for a little bit of an upset and pick Peterson. Everybody’s high on Matthysse, and I know he’s very tough and everything, but I’m going to go wi...Read More

Peterson vs. Matthysse: The Pre-Fight Report Card

By Cliff Rold - Some fights just jump out at you. When Lamont Peterson bested Kendall Holt in good, hard fight earlier this year, the post-fight press conference had plenty of people wondering the sa...Read More

Peterson: If All Matthysse Has is Power, He's in Trouble!

After a tumultuous 2012 that saw him sitting on the sidelines, IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson returned with an emphatic victory this past February, battering former titlist Kendall H...Read More

Lucas Matthysse: I'm Not Worried About The Judges

Lucas Matthysse had a hard time reaching New Jersey this week for his fight against Lamont Peterson on Saturday night in Atlantic City. Maybe there’s something about “The Garden State” that doesn’t...Read More

Photos: Peterson-Matthysse, Alexander-Purdy Weigh-In

UPDATE: "Lee Purdy couldn't shift the final [half a pound]," promoter Eddie Hearn wrote on Twitter. "Fight goes ahead with Alexander. If Lee wins, he will fight for [the] vacant title next." Caesar...Read More

Weights: Peterson-Matthysse, Alexander, Purdy Over Limit

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - The weights are in for Saturday's Showtime televised doubleheader. In the main event, junior welterweight champions Lamont Peterson and Lucas Matthysse will battle at a...Read More

Matthysse Wants Danny Garcia Right After Peterson

Lucas Matthysse has finally arrived in the United States as he will be facing one of his toughest challenges when he squares off against Lamont Peterson in a highly anticipated fight for Junior Welter...Read More

Peterson-Matthysse Will Not Have Random Drug Testing

It appears the fight between Lamont Peterson and Lucas Matthysse will not have random style drug testing leading into this Saturday night at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Random style drug test...Read More

Lamont Peterson Discusses a Possible Khan Rematch

Lamont Peterson is very interested in fighting Danny Garcia if Peterson can overcome Lucas Matthysse on Saturday night in Atlantic City. The IBF junior welterweight champion clearly is less interes...Read More

Photos: Peterson-Matthysse, Alexander-Purdy Presser

NEW YORK - All five of the fighters in attendance at Wednesday's press conference at Lucille's Bar & Grill (located inside B.B. King's Blues Club) in New York City were confident and ready for fight n...Read More