Found May 15, 2013 on The Queensbury Rules:
Lucas Matthysse, the hard punching Argentine, WBC interim junior welterweight titlist and number one Ring-ranked junior welterweight, will challenge the IBF strapholder Lamont Peterson this Saturday in Atlantic City. It’s a storied town, one that has seen some classic fights down the years. Yet it’s also synonymous with the darker side of the sweet science, and the forces at work behind the scenes that so often keep the fans and their expectations tantalizingly apart. I suppose in that sense it’s the perfect setting for these two, given the extent to which their respective careers have been intertwined with that mercurial virtue known as justice. In fact, you’d have to go quite some distance to find a match-up involving two guys so battered by the winds of fortune. Peterson, as we’ve all likely grown tired of being told, was a child who grew up homeless on the streets of Washington D.C., left to fend for himself and his younger brother Anthony after their father had been incar...

Roy G Biv: Preview And Prediction For Lamont Peterson Vs. Lucas Matthysse

It's one of those kind of fights, is Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse Saturday on Showtime: The more you dissect it, the more footage you watch, the harder it gets to figure out who will win. You might have started off one way and flipped back and forth repeatedly. In that sense, your fractured crystal ball reflects the odds in general -- by one sports book, Matthysse is the...

Peterson vs. Matthysse video previews & pre-fight quotes

With the Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse fight just a day away, Atlantic City has been buzzing from all of the fight week activities. Right here, you'll find a collection of pre-fight quotes from Lucas Matthysse, Lee Purdy, Anthony Ogogo and more, along with special preview videos of the action. You'll find a Peterson vs. Matthysse video news update taking a look at the...

Peterson vs. Matthysse, Alexander vs. Purdy presser photos & quotes

All five of the fighters in attendance at Wednesday's press conference in New York City were confident and ready for fight night as they discussed their upcoming bouts taking place this Saturday, May 18 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J live on SHOWTIME. Check out a collection of presser photos and quotes for the card headlined by Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse. ...

BSO Preview: Lamont Peterson vs Lucas Matthysse

On Saturday, May 18, IBF light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson will meet hard-hitting Argentinian  Lucas Matthysse at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. This will definitely be one of the most eagerly anticipated matchups of the spring and a potential fight of the year bout.  The winner of this bout will land directly in the line of fire for a possible Floyd Mayweather...

Shawn Porter vs. Phil Lo Greco highlights stacked Peterson-Matthysse undercard

The full undercard has been announced for May 18th's Atlantic City event headlined by Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse, and featuring Devon Alexander vs. Lee Purdy. The explosive May 18 match-up between unbeaten contenders Shawn Porter and Phil Lo Greco at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey will air as part of the event's SHOWTIME EXTREME® telecast live at 7...

Previewing The Mammoth Atlantic City Undercard For Lamont Peterson Vs. Lucas Matthysse

(A cast of thousands, from left: Anthony Peterson; Devon Alexander; Lamont Peterson; Lee Purdy; Anthony Ogogo) If you're headed to Atlantic City this weekend for one of the year's best main events -- the junior welterweight scrap between Lamont Peterson and Lucas Matthysse -- or even if you're just trying to figure out how much of the Showtime/Sho Extreme broadcasts...

Danny Garcia sees no new improvements in Amir Khan, favors Peterson over Matthysse

Over the past two years Danny Garcia has come up from relative obscurity and slowly worked his way to the top of the junior welterweight division quietly dispatching the likes of Nate Campbell and Kendall Holt while scoring spectacular KO wins over Amir Khan, and Erik Morales. With Garcia now at the top of the heap of the division, having beaten Zab Judah, attention has turned to...

Shawn Porter vs Phil Lo Greco to be featured on showtime extreme® on May 18 Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse undercard.

Anthony Peterson, 2012 olympic bronze medalist Anthony Ogogo, Haroon Khan and 2012 U.S. Olympians Rau'shee Warren and Jamel Herring also in action.

Haroon Khan makes US debut this Saturday in AC on Peterson-Matthysse undercard

Haroon Khan (1-0) will be starting his American adventure sooner rather than later as he takes on Vicente Medellin (0-5) on the undercard of the Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse clash this weekend in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The younger brother of former Unified Super Lightweight World Champion Amir Khan got off to a winning professional start in his debut fight against Brett...

Final press conference quotes from Lamont & Anthony Peterson, Devon Alexander, Lee Purdy & Anthony Ogogo about May 18 fights.

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