Found July 25, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
PLAYERS: Robert Guerrero
A 15-month layoff and a jump up from lightweight to welterweight for Robert Guerrero combine to give his title fight with Selcuk Aydin intriguing story lines, according to Al Bernstein, who will call the action Saturday, July 28 on the SHOWTIME Championship Boxing Series. Bernstein, a newly inducted member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame, said that Guerrero is the more skilled of the two fighters, but added, “The jump up in weight and the injury induced layoff could make Guerrero vulnerable. And, Aydin is a powerful puncher and is very aggressive.” Aydin, a 28 year old from Turkey is undefeated with 17 knockouts in 23 fights. “He is not a skilled boxer,” Bernstein said, “but he has genuine power in his right hand. He’ll be winging overhand rights from the start of the fight.” Bernstein added that the 29-year-old Guererro, a champion at featherweight and junior lightweight, will be fighting in the 6th weight division of his 11-year pro career. “If he can be im...

Guerrero heads into Aydin fight motivated by cause

A sixth world title and a possible big-money date with Floyd Mayweather Jr. pale in comparison to what's really on the line for Robert Guerrero each time he steps into the boxing ring. After putting his career on hold to help his wife battle through leukemia, Guerrero is fighting for all those patients waiting for a donor like the one who saved Casey Guerrero's life two...

Video feature: Robert & Casey Guerrero battle her cancer

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Guerrero & Aydin workout photos, notes

Robert Guerrero and Selcuk Aydin held a public workout on Tuesday afternoon in preparation for their upcoming fight in San Jose on Saturday, July 28, televised live on Showtime. Guerrero vs. Aydin is for the interim WBC welterweight title, and it's a huge fight for both men. Take a look at a collection of photos from the workout to see how both men look before their showdown...

Guerrero vs. Aydin final presser photos

Former Three-Division World Champion Robert Guerrero and undefeated number one rated WBC welterweight contender Selcuk Aydin met for their final pre-fight press conference on July 25, 2012 in San Jose, California. This Saturday they meet in the ring, July 28, 2012 fight for the vacant WBC Interim Welterweight World Championship at HP Pavilion in San Jose which will be televised...

Robert Guerrero Hopes To Keep Golden Boy Apple Cart From Being Overturned By Selcuk Aydin

(Robert Guerrero threw out the first pitch of an Oakland A's game Sunday, photo courtesy of Stephanie Trapp / TrappFotos)It has been more than a year and a half since a major fight took place in northern California. The region is home to arguably three of the sport's best fighters in the world, with Oakland's Andre Ward, San Leandro's Nonito Donaire and Gilroy'...

Robert Guerrero vs. Selcuk Aydin, final press conference quotes.

July 28 Event From HP Pavilion In San Jose, Calif., To Be Telecast Live On SHOWTIME® CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING

The Week’s (Pro) Boxing Schedule, Featuring Robert Guerrero, Hank Lundy And Ronny Rios

Look at these adorable little mofos fighting. If that had been on HBO on Saturday night instead of Adrien Broner and Keith Thurman I bet there’d be a lot less hullabaloo today. This week seems to have less potential for controversy, though there’s a prospective war and a possible upset in the two biggest shows. They’d be Ray Beltran vs. Hank Lundy and Robert Guerrero...

3 punch combo: Hovhannisyan wins but doesn’t impress; Lundy & Porter in action this weekend

In this week’s three punch combo I want to start by taking a look back at the very competitive Art Hovhannisyan-Miguel Acosta bout on Friday night.  Then, I'll take a close look at the unheralded Hank Lundy who finds himself back in the ring on Friday night.  And finally, I'll take a closer look at the intriguing bout between Shawn Porter and Alfonso Gomez this Saturday...
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