Originally written on Sports by Colin  |  Last updated 9/30/14
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Future boxing Hall of Famer and Mexican icon Juan Manuel Marquez turned 40 on Friday. Marquez (55-6-1, 40 KOs) is slated to meet WBO welterweight titleholder Timothy Bradley on October 12 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. A four-division champion, Marquez last exited the squared circle in December after brutally knocking Manny Pacquiao onto Queer Street at 2:59 of the sixth round. Conversely, the nearly 30-year-old Bradley (30-0-0-1, 12 KOs) most recently vacated the ring on March 16 with a narrow unanimous decision victory over Ruslan Provodnikov. Compensating for feathery fists, Bradley evoked memories of a young … Continue reading →
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