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post Jan 21 2013, 06:19 AM
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I just read that a Mayweather-Bradley fight is being negotiated behind closed doors right now. If true I think this would be a fantastic matchup! They should put the Ghost against Broner on the undercard & also have Canelo in a meaningful fight there as well. What a card!!!

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post Jan 22 2013, 01:46 PM
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Im not sure guys, I have to go back and check this out, because Bradley hired this new lady (cant remember what her exact title is), but she handles all of his legal stuff now. He could be trying to get out of his contract. Again, I feel like he's trying to do that, and its been going on since the Pacquiao rematch feel through, coupled by him declining the Peterson fight.

What better way to get out of your contract and land a fight of this magnitude? I wouldn't completely rule it out...besides, Bradley has been quiet awfully quiet lately. Arum's targeting a 5th fight for JMM/Pac, possibly in Mexico or some shit like that. I haven't heard crap about Bradley, except for some rumors about a possible Gamboa fight.

Speaking of Gamboa, didn't he get out of his TR contract rather easily? Im not sure how much time he had left on it, but he got out in a matter of months. He wasn't all that marketbale, so the question is...what does Gamboa and Bradley have in common? Yep, you got it...shitty marketability. That's the reason that Gamboa/Lopez didn't happen...because Lopez was marketable, and Gamboa had no fan base at all.

At least Lopez had Puerto Rico, but Gamboa has nothing. It's hard to book big name (or somewhat big name) fighters in Florida, and the last last card that we saw in FL, could've been a FNF card...not a HBO or Showtime card (help me out here).

I can see Bob letting Bradley go with ease...he does nothing for his pockets anyhow. If anything, he was a fluff piece to make Manny look good, but his "win" was also used to keep Manny honest (to keep him from asking for more money in his next fight).

So again, I can see Bradley getting the boot if he decides that he wants to leave. IF Arum is on to Bradley trying to land a Mayweather fight, then he'll keep him out of spite and keep on the shelf.
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- xxxxxx   Mayweather VS Bradley on May 4?   Jan 21 2013, 06:19 AM
- - mitukczuk   Not happening. So many reasons...   Jan 21 2013, 06:32 AM
- - leonthegee   Mayweathers not going to be around forever and per...   Jan 21 2013, 07:56 AM
- - Franchize   Beyond the fact that Arum would cut his dick off b...   Jan 21 2013, 08:48 AM
- - mgrover   come on it's Arum am sure he's had a chang...   Jan 21 2013, 09:03 AM
- - checkleft   QUOTE (mitukczuk @ Jan 21 2013, 06:32 AM)...   Jan 21 2013, 09:13 AM
- - Dolimite   Here is the thing, Arum can give a two shits a sha...   Jan 21 2013, 09:40 AM
|- - Jack 1000   QUOTE (Dolimite @ Jan 21 2013, 08:40 AM) ...   Jan 21 2013, 11:34 AM
- - aTYpicalTYrant   I like the idea but I'm just not willing to dr...   Jan 21 2013, 10:48 AM
- - leonthegee   Bradley isnt Manny or Rios. He doesnt have a huge ...   Jan 21 2013, 11:18 AM
- - bnoles4life   Eeeeeeeeeeeehhhhh....I dunno. In order for this t...   Jan 21 2013, 11:41 AM
- - Plah   Love the matchup, much better than Floyd/Guerrero....   Jan 21 2013, 02:06 PM
- - neophyte7   If this happens... Floyd will stop the pillow fist...   Jan 21 2013, 04:07 PM
- - mrchitown   I brought this up in another thread, I saw it on E...   Jan 21 2013, 05:08 PM
- - Jovi   Yessss!!!.. I like this this fight bet...   Jan 21 2013, 10:25 PM
- - Franchize   I don't think it has anything to do with Bradl...   Jan 22 2013, 10:15 AM
- - mitukczuk   I can't even express how fucked up the system ...   Jan 22 2013, 10:38 AM
|- - Franchize   QUOTE (mitukczuk @ Jan 22 2013, 10:38 AM)...   Jan 22 2013, 11:00 AM
- - mgrover   The more i watch that fight the closer it gets lol...   Jan 22 2013, 12:17 PM
- - Cshel86   Im not sure guys, I have to go back and check this...   Jan 22 2013, 01:46 PM
- - duwdu   I think the chances of Tim getting to land a fight...   Jan 22 2013, 03:49 PM
|- - Marcus   QUOTE (duwdu @ Jan 22 2013, 03:49 PM) I t...   Jan 23 2013, 04:42 PM
- - BrutUalBK   QUOTE (xxxxxx @ Jan 21 2013, 05:19 AM) I ...   Jan 24 2013, 02:53 PM
- - Dolimite   By not having a Mexican fighter in the main event ...   Jan 25 2013, 06:18 PM

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