Originally written on Fight Hub TV  |  Last updated 9/22/14
A class act in the sport of boxing, Timothy Bradley has taken some flack ever since his controversial win over Manny Pacquiao in 2012 and for the most part has taken the criticism in stride. So when Bradley comes out and says that in just four rounds of sparring with Lucas Matthysse that he is one of the hardest punchers he has been in the ring with the boxing world should take notice. To the surprise of many Bradley, the WBO welterweight champion and Matthysse agreed to spar with each other, something that could pay big dividends in both of their preparations for their up coming bouts. Bradley will face fellow Pacquiao-downer, Juan Manuel Marquez next month and Matthysse, of course, is squaring up with junior welterweight titlist Danny Garcia Saturday night as the featured undercard bout on the Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Canelo Alvarez “The One” pay-per-view super-event. Both Bradley and Matthysse (34-2, 32 KOs) getting a chance to spar against each other, world-class fighters in ...
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