Adrien Broner on his anticipated showdown with WBC lightweight titleholder Antonio DeMarco and his critics: “They will never give me the credit when it’s due…even if I go in and I knock this guy out in the first round.”
IBF and WBA junior welterweight beltholder Lamont Peterson’s camp has requested a June hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission to argue their case for being licensed.
“Don’t be so quick to judge me. Let the facts come out first,” says Lamont Peterson, who does not believe he should be stripped of the IBF and WBA junior welterweight belts he won from Amir Khan in December.
Lamont Peterson was injected with testosterone before his title fight with Amir Khan because his levels were abnormally low, according to the physician who treated him.
Lamont Peterson has admitted to taking a banned substance but claims it was for medical reasons and had nothing to do with the outcome of his first fight against Amir Khan, which he won last December.
Manny Pacquiao against Tim Bradley may be close to being finalized, Juan Manuel Marquez-Lamont Peterson could be in the works, and Floyd Mayweather Jr. chides Pacquiao as he preps for Miguel Cotto.
Lamont Peterson and trainer Barry Hunter give their thoughts on Golden Boy Promotions dropping their IBF appeal of his title victory over Amir Khan. “Now that this is over I am ready to move on,” Peterson said.
Manny Pacquiao’s advisor Michael Koncz said “Lamont Peterson is another option” among those being considered as an opponent in the wake of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s legal issues.
Lamont Peterson on his victory over Amir Khan: “Things are always going to be rough for me. I never get anything easy. So I’m always prepared for a backyard fight, and that’s what it was. I was victorious.”