Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/24/13
The six fighters that will be featured on the Showtime telecast this Saturday night gathered with media members at Caesars Atlantic City to discuss their respective matchups. Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins, Karo Murat, Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, "King" Gabriel Rosado, Deontay "Bronze Bomber" Wilder and Nicolai Firtha answered questions candidly about the in-ring challenges taking place at Boardwalk Hall on Saturday night. Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins, IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion "Coming to Atlantic City brings out a lot of emotions in me. To be back here, healthy with a legacy and doing historic things is a blessing. "I am motivated by being in a place where it all began. There is extra energy for me to give serious beat downs here. "Karo Murat is hoping, like others before him, that he is lucky enough that I got old in the gym. "There's no magic spell that hits you over the head that says, 'You're old.' "As far as I'm concerned, old to me is not old to the average pers...
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