Andre Berto said the positive drug test “didn’t have anything to do with any type of drug enhancement, or any type of testosterone or EPO or none of that type of stuff.”
Former 130-pound beltholder Adrien Broner on a potential fight with welterweight contender Robert Guerrero: “To me, he’s not special. He’s ordinary. If that fight ever happens, man, I will expose all of the kinks in his armor.”
WBC middleweight titleholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has looked impressive against sparring partners in preparation for next month’s clash with RING champion Sergio Martinez.
Five-belt, three-division titlewinner Robert Guerrero threw out the first pitch prior to Sunday’s Oakland A’s-New York Yankees’ game in advance of Saturday’s bout with Selcuk Aydin on Showtime.
Vanes Martirosyan could face Erislandy Lara in a junior middleweight eliminator bout for the right to face WBC beltholder Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.
Robert Guerrero on Selcuk Aydin: “With Selcuk thinking that I’m overlooking him, he has no idea what I’ve been through, so he had better be ready, and that’s all I’ve got to say.”
Former featherweight and junior lightweight titleholder Robert Guerrero sees a victory over Selcuk Aydin as an opportunity to secure much bigger fights, such as a showdown with Manny Pacquiao.
Manny Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, believes the fighter’s marital troubles might have factored in to his sub-par performance against Juan Manuel Marquez in November.
Robert Guerrero, who has been a world-ranked featherweight, junior lightweight and lightweight, will try to earn a top-10 ranking in the 147-pound division against undefeated welterweight contender Selcuk Aydin on July 28.
WBC welterweight titleholder Floyd Mayweather Jr. is featured on the cover of this week’s ESPN Magazine in advance of Saturday night’s challenge for the WBA junior middleweight belt owned by Miguel Cotto.