Bob Arum said Julio Cesar Chavez could fight Brian Vera next, and eventually, Andre Ward.
Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez will be in New York on Tuesday for the second stage of the four-city press tour promoting their fight on Nov. 12
Andre Berto rebounded from his loss against Victor Ortiz by stopping Jan Zaveck after five rounds to win the IBF welterweight title on Saturday night in Biloxi, Miss., although his performance was hardly dazzling.
Fans have plenty of feedback on Andre Berto's TKO of Jan Zaveck and what's next for both welterweights, plus opinions on Gary Russell Jr., Klitschko-Adamek and more in this week's Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
As much as he wants to beat Floyd Mayweather Jr., WBC beltholder Victor Ortiz still craves burgers, snowboarding, Oscar De La Hoya's autograph.
Tomasz Adamek promises to engage Vitali Klitschko more than David Haye did Wladimir Klitschko
Andre Berto needed to make a bold statement following his first loss to Victor Ortiz in April and he made one by stopping Jan Zaveck on Saturday. Zaveck also made a statement, as well as a darn good fight.
Featherweight prospect Gary Russell Jr. dominated hard-punching fringe contender Leonilo Miranda to an eight-round unanimous decision on the undercard of the Jan Zaveck-Andre Berto fight on Saturday.
Jamie McDonnell added the British bantamweight title to his European and Commonwealth belts with a 12-round unanimous decision over Stuart Hall in Doncaster, England on Saturday.