Two-time welterweight titleholder Andre Berto could challenge IBF junior middleweight beltholder Cornelius Bundrage on Nov. 24, although he’s been mentioned as a potential rival to WBO 147-pound titlewinner Tim Bradley on Dec. 15.
Former WBO junior lightweight beltholder Adrien Broner could make his 135-pound debut against WBC lightweight titleholder Antonio DeMarco on HBO from Alantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on Nov. 17.
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.”
Unbeaten Adrien Broner on his inability to land an opponent thus far for Oct. 6: “Don’t nobody want to grab that rope to hang themselves, man. But anybody can get it. Everybody that’s anybody can get it.”
A WBO junior lightweight bout between Roman Martinez and Miguel Beltran Jr. will be on the undercard of the HBO Pay Per View-televised main event featuring RING middleweight champ Sergio Martinez and WBC beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Sept. 15.
Undefeated heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell and former junior lightweight beltholder Adrien Broner are being targeted for an Oct. 6 card at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
Adrien Broner to his critics: “I really don’t think about that stuff. I don’t think about that at all.”
Adrien Broner scored a fifth-round knockout of Vicente Escobedo, whose trainer threw in the towel, and then called out Juan Manuel Marquez, Brandon Rios and Antonio DeMarco.
The manager of Vicente Escobedo credits Adrien Broner’s advisor, Al Haymon, for sweetening the deal.
Adrien Broner has lost his WBO junior lightweight belt at the scales, coming in 3.5 pounds over the 130-pound division limit for Saturday night’s clash with Vicente Escobedo.