Photos: Castillo Hits Moscow, Vows To Beat Provodnikov

By Gregory Stangrit,

Former world lightweight champion Jose Luis Castillo of Mexico has arrived in Moscow, Russia for a very tough assignment. On Friday night, Castillo will take on the very dangerous Ruslan "Siberian Rocky" Provodnikov on November 28th.

"I am glad that I was given this opportunity," said Castillo. "I have a very strong contender in front of me and and I was waiting for a difficult fight. But for any type of fight I am equally seriously. When we leave the ring, it will already be clear who is who," Castillo said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Dean_Razorback on 11-25-2014

this is as bad as the salka fight

Comment by Scott9945 on 11-25-2014

[QUOTE=Golovkin;15133489]You'll see Jas, it's gonna be a good one... it looks like a disgusting mismatch on paper, which it technically should be, but it will turn out to be an entertaining scrap. Provodnikov is not at the level where he…

Comment by Yogi007 on 11-25-2014

[QUOTE=LarryXXX;15132146]Nope if he beats Ruslan he gets Manny...Ruslan will be Mannys Berto[/QUOTE] Lmfao!! Maybe Manny can get that little Ty dude from the undercard, that looked just like him, to be his little Broner! :pat:

Comment by SlySlickSmooth on 11-25-2014

I just pray it at least ends early, I don't want Castillo to weather the storm for too long. Referee better be competent, no reason 40 year old shot Castillo should be fighting Provodnikov just for him to look good…

Comment by G G G on 11-25-2014

[QUOTE=jas;15133304]Castillo is gonna get stopped. You know it deep down. I know it. The whole world knows it. This is a disgusting fight.[/QUOTE] You'll see Jas, it's gonna be a good one... it looks like a disgusting mismatch on paper,…

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