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PLAYERS: Lamont Peterson
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Keep coming back here for updates on the undercard for Showtime's main event of Lucas Matthysse-Lamont Peterson (junior welterweight). It's a DEEP card, in terms of number of fights, which I previewed here. Highlights -- among the "names", anyway -- include Anthony Peterson, Shawn Porter and Devon Alexander, as well as other brothers of famous fighters or 2012 Olympians. Because the first fight was at 3:30 p.m., I opted to show up a little late and therefor missed the first three bouts, all TKOs for lightweights Robert Easter, Jr. and Jamel Herring and bantamweight Rau'Shee Warren. The live results will go in reverse chronological order. ****** One of the brothers on the card was Anthony Peterson, and the lightweight looked good for two rounds before the bout was farcically stopped. Peterson apparently brok Dominic Salcido's nose and the doctor waived it off, but Salcido told me he wanted to and was able to continue. His...

Matthysse Crushes Peterson; Mayweather Next? Alexander Wins and More

Episode 6 of  ”Hit the Mitts” shows the highlights from the TKO victories that took place on May 18, 2013. A great Saturday night of fights showcased Lucas Matthysse drilling Lamont Peterson with his radical power. Matthysse forced Peterson to taste canvas three times in just three rounds of boxing. Devon Alexander was also successful in [...]

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...

Lucas Matthysse KO’s Lamont Peterson In Impressive Fashion (Video)

I had the amazing privilege of covering the Lucas Matthysse vs Lamont Peterson showdown at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City for, and this my recap of Matthysse’s destruction of Peterson. *** Lucas Matthysse has two losses on his resume, and if you ask anyone with vast boxing knowledge, they will tell you he was robbed on two different occasions. Last at night...

Lamont Peterson-Lucas Matthysse weigh-in results, photos & video

The Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse weigh-in was held this afternoon in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in advance of Saturday night's Showtime televised match-up between two of the top junior welterweights in the world -- who are ironically fighting this fight at a catch-weight above the division, without any of their titles at stake. So there's that. Right here, you'...

Lucas Matthysse TKO3 Lamont Peterson, Explosive results from AC

Peterson vs. Matthysse Results - Lucas Matthysse continued his path of destruction through the Junior Welterweight division, laying waste to Lamont Peterson within 3 rounds on Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ, in the main event of a Showtime Championship Boxing card. Matthysse scored a 3rd round TKO victory over Peterson, with an official time of stoppage at...

Matthysse stops Peterson

Lucas Matthysse stopped Lamont Peterson in the third round Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall in a matchup of junior-welterweight champions. Although both own pieces of the 140-pound title, a dispute among the sanctioning bodies prompted the fighters to meet in a non-title fight that lived up to the hype. ''Now we all know who the best 140-pound fighter is,'' Matthysse...

Lucas Matthysse Annihilates Lamont Peterson; Everyone Should Be Afraid

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- In the Godzilla movies, the great, giant lizard that demolishes all emerges from the sea. Saturday night on Showtime, boxing's scariest monster emerged onto the beaches of Atlantic City: Lucas Matthysse. The first victim of a frightening new era for anyone around 140 pounds was Lamont Peterson, no worse than a top four man in the division, and a match...

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...

Lucas Matthysse Crushes Lamont Peterson

Lucas Matthysse is known by many boxing enthusiasts as the best 140 pounder in the world. Most would say either he or Danny Garcia, but we will get to that in a moment. Lucas Matthysse vs. Lamont Peterson was a big fight for many fans. Matthysse the big puncher who’s only losses are losses where Matthysse didn’t get [...]

Caption The Photo: Adrien Broner Shows Off His Diamond Grill

I had the privilege of covering the Lucas Matthysse destruction of Lamont Peterson last night for BlackSportsOnline.   During the live Showtime telecast Adrien Broner was in the building, as he is currently preparing to face Paulie Malignaggi on June 22, at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, New York. Broner and Malignaggi engaged in a brief bit of back and forth right as...

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...

Peterson vs. Matthysse results: Photos, video recap & post-fight quotes

It took knockout artist Lucas Matthysse only three rounds to claim his 32nd knockout against Lamont Peterson in front of an excited crowd Saturday night. In the co-main event from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Devon Alexander outclassed Lee Purdy with a seventh-round technical knockout win after Purdy's corner waved the fight off. Right here, you'll find a huge collection...

Adrien Broner Shows Off His Expensive Diamond Grill (Photo)

I had the privilege of covering the Lucas Matthysse destruction of Lamont Peterson last night for BlackSportsOnline.   During the live Showtime telecast Adrien Broner of course was in the building, as he is currently preparing to face Paulie Malignaggi on June 22, at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, New York. Broner and Malignaggi engaged in a brief bit of back and forth right as...
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