Found April 27, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Golden Boy Promotions formally announced Thursday that WBC lightweight champion “The Problem” Adrien Broner and WBA welterweight titleholder Paulie Malignaggi will scrap on June 22 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Broner (26-0, 22 KOs), who is often compared to “Pretty Boy” Floyd Mayweather due to dominating roughly 300 amateur pugilists, eagerly added 12 pounds to meet Malignaggi (32-4, 7 KOs) at 147. Ranked as the number one lightweight in the world by BoxRec and the fifth preeminent pound-for-pounder by The Ring, Broner most recently exited the squared circle on February 16 with a fifth round TKO triumph … Continue reading →
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