Found February 03, 2013 on MyBoxing:
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Welterweight titlist Timothy Bradley will face junior welterweight Ruslan Provodnikov at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California, on March 16.  At stake, Bradley’s WBO strap. A pro since 2004, 29-year-old Bradley (29-0-0, 12 KOs) last fought in June 2012, defeating Manny Pacquiao via split decision.  The consensus, one with which I’m in full agreement, is that Pacquaio was robbed of his WBO title.  Indeed, the names of judges Duane Ford and C.J. Ross will forever live in boxing infamy, along with those of ref Ed Smith and judge George Kelly, who gave both nod and heavyweight title to Jack Sharkey in his bout with Max Schmeling back in ’32.  And there are plenty of other such miscreants – the history of the Sweet Science is peppered with robberies. Not to derogate Bradley.  He’s scored wins over such worthies as Miguel Vazquez, Kendall Holt, Devon Alexander, and Joel Casamayor.  But, regardless of the tale of the record book, he didn’t beat Pacquiao.  And the one who knows this f...
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