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PETER QUILLIN RUMORS

Peter Quillin returns on September 12 against ridiculous opponent

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0-1, 22 KOs) will return in a 12-round middleweight bout against Michael Zerafa (17-1, 9 KOs), a completely ridiculous fight especially considering that it’s a headline fight on network television. Quillin is biding time until a fight with Daniel Jacobs, and we’re left with an utter joke of a fight. Sorry, Zefara, this is less about you than...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

PBC on NBC Highlights: Quillin vs. Lee, Garcia vs. Peterson and Spence Jr. vs Vargas

PBC gave us two big fights on NBC this past Saturday night live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The first one was supposed to be contested for “Irish” Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight title. His opponent, the undefeated Peter Quillin, would not make weight though so the title was not on the line. The fight would end in a split draw with Quillin scoring two knockdowns (one...
Via Fight Booth
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Garcia beats Peterson by majority decision; Quillin, Lee fight to draw

  Unified junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia beat light welterweight Lamont Peterson by majority decision Saturday night at the Barclays Center in a non-title fight. Garcia (30-0) remained unbeaten by getting two scores of 115-113. A third judge ruled the fight to be a draw at 114-114. When they last were in Brooklyn on Aug. 9, Garcia easily had a second-round knockout over...
Via AP on Fox
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Lee vs. Peter Quillin preview & prediction

There are some fighters  for which the dreaded “ducking” argument is easily dismissed. Does Wladimir Klitchsko duck tougher opponents and focus on a glut of secondary, tertiary, and quaternary (it’s a word) opponents? Well, no. That’s all that’s available in the heavyweight division, plus it’s very likely that when he was built in a lab his program didn’t include the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Lee, Peter Quillin ring the New York Stock Exchange closing bell

Fighters Andy Lee, Peter Quillin, Marcus Browne and Heather Hardy, who are fighting on Saturday night on the Premier Boxing Champions on NBC show at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, participated in the ringing of the NYSE Closing Bell® on Monday evening. You can see some photos of the ceremony, along with a video replay, here. Fighters were joined by Barclays Center CEO Brett...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight strap

Middleweight Peter Quillin announced today that he is vacating his WBO middleweight title, effective immediately, in order to pursue bigger opportunities at 160 pounds. "I'd like to thank WBO president Paco Valcarcel and his organization for their support throughout the years," said Quillin. "Winning the WBO world championship was a highlight in my career and something I'll never...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin Opts To Vacate Title

BREAKING NEWS - Well the wait is over. Peter Quillin, with the help of his “team” chose to pass up a career high payday and vacate the WBO belt instead of fighting number 1 contender Matt Korobov. Quillin issued to following statement via instagram: RocNation is now left without a fight after outbidding Golden Boy and Top Rank to win the purse bid. Will a fight between WBO Number...
Via BadCulture
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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