Found November 25, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Fight Prediction: Ward vs. Pavlik The pride of Youngstown, Kelly Pavlik, will return to world championship boxing on January 26th, and in doing so he will attempt to scale what is arguably the highest peak in the sport by taking on WBC-WBA champ Andre Ward. Although The Ghost is a past top dog of the middleweight division, Pavlik has never held a super middleweight title and is coming back from an alcohol-fueled career slump. It's not the best background for taking on the "Son of God," the #2 Pound for Pound fighter in the world and a man who has chewed up and spat out most of the top tier boxers at 168 and 175 lbs. Kelly Pavlik (40-2, 34 KOs) 6'2 1/2", 75" reach, 30 years old Former World Middleweight Champion Pavlik earned his place as the true (if not undisputed) world middleweight champion for good reason: he is a formidable puncher. Big for a middleweight, Pavlik is rangy, has good hand speed, can take a punch, and cracks with the best o...
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