On Saturday night, after the absurd scoring and circumstances of the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Bryan Vera bout, the first episode of 24/7 Timothy Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez premiered on HBO. The Bradley vs. Marquez fight is coming up in just a few weekends, and it's an intriguing contest, billed largely around the fact that these two have each just defeated Manny Pacquiao -- albeit in very, very different ways. Here's the recap of Bradley vs. Marquez 24/7 episode 1.
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Bradley vs. Marquez 24-7 episode 1 begins with Bradley talking about his childhood, his upbringing and how he got into the sport of boxing. Then we flash back to the Pacquiao vs. Bradley bout, and the controversy and chaos which ensued.
Bradley believes he won the fight 8 rounds to 4, regardless of what anybody says and sees. He's watched the bout many times and that's what he deeply believes.
The public perception and reaction to that fight have been devastating t...