Originally written on Fight Hub TV  |  Last updated 10/20/14
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With all the hype that always surrounds who will Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s next opponent be, adding in a fighter that is a superstar on his own level will only boost that hype. With the ageless wonder, Bernard Hopkins, making it clear that he would like to get his shot at Mayweather, some buzz has begun to build, as shown by the Garcia’s talking about the possible bout in the video below. Most potential bouts that concern Mayweather most pertain to fighters at around 147-154 pounds who could be the next in line to try and give the pound-for-pound king his first loss. With Hopkins, we’re talking about a fighter who fought his last bout at light heavyweight only a week ago, so saying weight will be a factor is an understatement. Hopkins claims that he can get down to 160 pounds, but with Mayweather striking a 152-pound catch weight with Canelo Alvarez in their bout last month, thinking Mayweather will jump to 160 is ridiculous. Add the already enormous weight discrepancy that exists with...
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