Advertisement: IBO Boxing
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com
Advertisement

Rees Vows: After I Knock Broner Out, I'll Brush His Hair!

By Edward Chaykovsky

WBC lightweight champion Adrien Broner (25-0, 21KOs) is a huge favorite when he defends his title against Welsh boxer Gavin Rees (37-1-1, 18 KOs) on February 16th at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

Rees, a former junior welterweight champion, moved down to 135 in 2010. The odds have not stopped Rees from dreaming big. He vows a huge upset will take place on American soil.

“I’m looking forward to causing a massive upset. I want to thank him for keeping the belt warm. After I knock him out, I’ll brush his hair for him if he wants. As soon as they said his name, I said I didn’t want to discuss money. Just get me the fight. It’s a massive opportunity for me," Rees said.

The fight will be televised by HBO as part of a doubleheader. The co-feature is a heavyweight rematch between Seth Mitchell and Johnathan Banks.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by S. Saddler 1310 on 01-13-2013

[QUOTE=YOU WILL LOSE;12914405]I told you all Rees was a tough sob, he wont back down like demarco!! broner picked one of the most rugged guys around and it will be among his biggest wins[/QUOTE] DeMarco spent pretty much 5 rounds…

Comment by YOU WILL LOSE on 01-13-2013

I told you all Rees was a tough sob, he wont back down like demarco!! broner picked one of the most rugged guys around and it will be among his biggest wins

Comment by happyman on 01-13-2013

sorry rees, even you don't believe this. broner picked you for a reason, you're 5'3.

Comment by Redd Foxx on 01-13-2013

I'm not into **** talk, but that's a hilarious quote. Far more clever than anything I've heard come out of Broner, ever.

Comment by PunchyPotorff on 01-13-2013

Gotta like a fighter who has no fear like that. I wish him well, even if the odds are against him.

ADD COMMENT VIEW COMMENTS (37)
Advertisement
Top Headlines
Fury Promoter: Joshua Losing is Not Good For Matchroom or DAZN Alejandra Jimenez: I Want Justice, I Will Always Be World Champ at 168! Estrada's Trainer Aims For Chocolatito, Does Not Rule Out Inoue Fight Kambosos Confident of Beating Selby, Eyes Loma-Lopez Winner Stevenson: I Watched One Round Of Caraballo; Nowhere Near On My Level Anthony Joshua Suffers Left Knee Injury, Marches For Black Lives Matter In Watford Jose Ramirez Considers Close Win Over Jose Zepeda Worst Performance Of Career Shakur Stevenson: Me And Gary Russell Jr. Would Be A Hell Of A Fight Jesse Hart Has Hand Surgery, Takes Aim at Michael Seals Clash Derevyanchenko: Fight With Jermall Charlo Will Happen In Due Time Thurman: My Biggest Mistake In 2019 Was My Weight Management Ryan Garcia: They're Gonna Say Linares Was Old, Has No Chin When I Catch Him Daily Bread Mailbag: Mayweather-Ortiz, Canelo, Plant, More Ivan Golub on Training With Lomachenko, Targeting Big Names at 147 Junior Younan Inks Managerial Pact With Peter Kahn Fortuna's Promoter Will Not Allow Haney-Campbell Clash To Come Off Arum on Fury-Wilder: Investors in Macau Ready To Put Up The Money Curtis Cokes: 'Boxing Has Been My Life' Berchelt's Trainer: Lomachenko is The One We Want To Beat! Felix Verdejo Improving His Skills in Training, Says Salas Deontay Wilder Breaks His Silence, Speaks On Black Lives Matter Movement Erickson Lubin's Coach: We Accept Gausha's Challenge Manager: Salamov, Vlasov Waiting To Hear From Top Rank For Fight Date Toka Kahn Clary Pulls Out of ESPN Co-Feature Against Abraham Nova Hatton: I Would've Beaten Anyone Night I Fought Tszyu, Including Mayweather Jerry Forrest Inks Promotional Pact With Lou DiBella Tom Schwarz Could Be Facing Charges For Alleged Assault on Woman Stevenson: Mayweather Comparisons Feel Good, But I'm Gonna Surpass Floyd Golden Boy Pleased With WBC Restoring Crews-Dezurn's Title Reign Devin Haney vs. Luke Campbell Eyed For August or September Nonito Donaire: I Know After Inoue Fight I Have A Lot Of Gas In My Tank Crawford: Garcia No Joke For Spence; Sturdier, Punches Harder Than Porter Arum Explains How "The Bubble" Will Work at Upcoming Top Rank Events Ellerbe: Badou Jack's Number One Option Is Rematch With Jean Pascal Melissa Oddessa Turns Pro, Will Be Guided By Andre Rozier Chisora Sees No Issue With More Boxing in Saudi Arabia - Explains Why Golden Boy Prez: Canelo Has 5 or 6 Options - GGG is Not One! News: Mitchell Barton, Quinton Randall, Jonathan Walsh Caraballo: If Stevenson Thinks I'm Easy, It’s Gonna Be A Long Night For Him Manny Pacquiao Might Fight Golovkin, Freddie Roach Says
Advertisement
Advertisement
Latest Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement