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Old 05-11-2013, 06:20 PM   #1558
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Default Re: All Purpose Boxing Discussion Thread

Originally Posted by L.Kizzle
Great next few months of boxing. Damn near every week until the end of the year, we get a top tier match.

A few of the weeks HBO and Showtime go head-to-head.

May 11
Sky Sports

Ricky Burns defeats Jose Gonzalez

May 18

Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse
Devon Alexander vs. Lee Purdy [Kell Brook injured]
Fox Sports
Shane Mosley vs. Pablo Cesar Cano

May 25

Mikkel Kessler vs. Carl Froch rematch for WBA/IBF super middleweight unification
Jean Pascal vs. Allan Green [Lucian Bute injured; moved to Dec 7 or Jan 25 2014]

June 8 [HBO vs. Showtime head-to-head]

Chad Dawson vs. Adonis Stevenson for Dawson's WBC light heavyweight title
Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Darley Perez
Marcos Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez
Erislandy Lara vs. Alfredo Angulo
Jermell Charlo vs. Demetrius Hopkins

June 15

Mikey Garcia vs. Juan Manuel Lopez for Garcia's WBO featherweight title
Terrence Crawford vs. Alejandro Sanabria
Sky Sports
Deontay Wilder vs. Dereck Chisora

June 22

Paulie Malignaggi vs. Adrien Broner for Malignaggi's WBA welterweight title
Johnathon Banks vs. Seth Mitchell rematch

June 29

Gennady Golovkin vs. Matthew Macklin for Golovkin's WBA middleweight title
Sky Sports
David Haye vs. Manuel Charr [Haye injured]

July 13

Bernard Hopkins vs. Karo Murat for Hopkins' IBF Light-heavyweight Title
Gary Russell, Jr. vs. TBA

July 19

Ishe Smith vs. Carlos Molina for Smith's IBF junior middleweight title

July 20

Andre Berto vs. Jesus Sota Karass
Keith Thurman vs. Diego Gabriel Chaves
Omar Figueroa vs. TBA

August 3

Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. vs. Brian Vera (or Martin Murray)
Jessie Vargas vs. TBA


Andre Ward vs. TBA

September 7

Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse bout for Danny's WBC, WBA Super Light Welterweight, Ring Magazine titles and Peterson's IBF Light Welterweight Championship.

September 14
(October 5 or 12 if Mayweather/Showtime keep the date. Will go head-to-head with Canelo if he fights and Floyd does not.)
Timothy Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez for Bradley's WBO welterweight title
Showtime PPV
Floyd Mayweather vs. TBA or Canelo Alvarez vs. TBA (Miguel Cotto)

September ??

Victor Ortiz vs. TBA

October 5
Wladimir Klitschko vs. Alexander Povetkin for Klitschko's IBF, WBO and WBA Super Heavyweight titles.

November 23

Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios

December 7

Amir Khan vs. Danny Garcia/Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse for the WBC, WBA Super Light Welterweight, IBF Light Welterweight Championship and Ring Magazine titles
December 7 or January 25

Jean Pascal vs. Lucian Bute
Apparently something freaky happened at the Burns/Gonzalez fights. I'll have to watch for myself later today when they air it here in America. Seems Jose won damn near every round, but wither got injured or gassed out and didn't leave his stool ...

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