Bob Arum said Julio Cesar Chavez could fight Brian Vera next, and eventually, Andre Ward.
Victor Ortiz did not choke when Floyd Mayweather Jr. grabbed him by the throat at Friday's pre-fight weigh-in.
Things got heated as Victor Ortiz and Floyd Mayweather hit the scales with only one day remaining until their clash at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Floyd Mayweather and Victor Ortiz looked ripped and ready at the Friday weigh-in for their welterweight title bout on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mayweather weighed 146.5 pounds. Ortiz weighed 147.
The big fight is finally here and fans have plenty to say about the Floyd Mayweather-Victor Ortiz showdown in this week's special edition of the Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
An injury forced Alfonso Gomez to pull out of a fight with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. last year but the missed opportunity was replaced with his title shot against Saul Alvarez, who Gomez believes he will defeat on Saturday.
Amir Khan has fought twice in Las Vegas, once in New York, and now could face Lamont Peterson in either Washington, D.C., or Detroit.
Featherweight standout Jhonny Gonzalez retained his WBC title with a second-round stoppage of faded veteran Rogers Mtagwa in El Paso, Texas, on Thursday.
Leonard Ellerbe: "We've got a lot of surprises for him. We're working on a lot of things. Victor could look around the arena and see a lot of people from his past."
Source: Amir Khan could defend his belts against Lamont Peterson on Dec. 10, with Detroit, Washington, D.C., and, Montreal being considered for the site