Originally written on Sports by Colin  |  Last updated 10/16/14

8 Apr 1995: Julio Cesar Chavez and Giovanni Parisi throw punches at each other. Chavez won the fight in the 12th round. Mandatory Credit: Holly Stein /Allsport
Roughly 11 months after getting snagged with dirty urine, former middleweight titlist Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will return to the squared circle on August 3 in Mexico City. Recently reinstated by the WBC, the 27-year-old Chavez (46-1-1-1, 32 KOs) will likely throw fists with England’s Martin Murray. Junior last fought in September when he relinquished the WBC middleweight crown by unanimous decision to The Ring and WBC Diamond middleweight king Sergio Martinez. Comparatively, despite flooring and bloodying the graying Argentinean, the 30-year-old Murray (25-1-1, 11 KOs) lost a controversial unanimous decision to the hometown Martinez (51-2-2, 28 KOs) on April … Continue reading →
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