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Brandon Rios pays his respect to Danny Garcia: ‘I tip my hat off to him; he did an awesome job’

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Chris Robinson catches up with former WBA lightweight champion Brandon ‘Bam Bam’ Rios in Oxnard, CA, as he pays his respect to WBA/WBC junior welterweight titlist Danny Garcia following his career-best victory over Lucas Matthysse this past Sept. 14 in Las Vegas

Nonito Donaire feels Austin Trout can give Mayweather a fight; admits he wa surprised by Danny Garcia

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Chris Robinson continues the dialogue with former multi-division world champion Nonito Donaire (31-2, 20 KO’s), as she speaks on Floyd Mayweather’s impressive shutout victory over Saul Alvarez while showing praise to Danny Garcia for his victory on the undercard vs. Lucas Matthysse

Roger Mayweather not worried about Angel Garcia’s trash talk if Floyd ends up fighting Danny

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Chris Robinson catches up with trainer Roger Mayweather as he speaks on the possibility of his nephew Floyd facing off with junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia and the war of words that may ensure given Danny’s father Angel and his outspoken ways

Freddie Roach reveals why he picked Danny Garcia to beat Lucas Matthysse

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Chris Robinson and other boxing scribes catch up with Five-Time Trainer of the Year Freddie Roach in Los Angeles, as he reveals why he picked WBA/WBC junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia to successfully defend his titles against hard-punching Argentinean Lucas Matthysse this past weekend

Mayweather Sr. says Danny Garcia has no shot against Floyd; feels a Gennady Golovkin bout isn’t worth the risk

Floyd Mayweather Sr. speaking at the Mayweather Boxing Club on Monday afternoon (Photo: Chris Robinson – www.HustleBoss.com)

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By Chris Robinson

Floyd Mayweather once again reminded the boxing world that he is the game’s premier performer by thoroughly outclassing Mexican superstar Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez this past weekend in Las Vegas.

Inside of a sold-out MGM Grand Garden Arena, Mayweather seemed to effortlessly control the action against his 23-year old foe over the course of twelve rounds. Mayweather did as he pleased on both the offensive and defensive ends before walking out of the building with a majority decision nod as well as his 45th professional victory in as many fights.

There was no one with a better view of the action as Mayweather’s father and trainer Floyd Sr.

Shortly after his son’s triumph, Floyd Sr. shared his thoughts on his performance as well as some dismay towards the 114-114 scorecard issued by judge C.J. Ross.

“I thought he did a beautiful job,” Floyd Sr. stated at the post-fight press conference. “The only thing I didn’t like is that they were talking about a draw. There’s no way in hell that could have been a draw. No way, no means, by any way.

Bernard Hopkins says that Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse reminded him of his fight with Trinidad

Post-fight coverage from within the MGM Grand as living legend Bernard Hopkins speaks on his Philadelphia brethren Danny Garcia after his victory over Lucas Matthysse on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul Alvarez ‘The One’ pay per view undercard

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Mayweather Sr. says Danny Garcia and Lucas Matthysse have no shot against Floyd

Chris Robinson catches up with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, Sept. 14 following his son Floyd’s dominant victory over Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez. Hear what Floyd Sr. had to say about the fight as well as the possibility of Danny Garcia or Lucas Matthysse facing his son

Julio Diaz on his rematch with Porter, favoring Mayweather over Canelo, and Garcia vs. Matthysse

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Chris Robinson catches up with former two-time lightweight champion Julio ‘The Kidd’ Diaz in Indio, Calif., as he speaks on his Sept. 12 rematch with Shawn Porter while sharing his thoughts on Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul Alvarez and Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse

Adrien Broner gives his take on Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul Alvarez and Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse

Adrien Broner, right, interacting with a fan during a recent visit to the Fantasy Springs Resort in Indio, Calif. (Photo: Chris Robinson – www.HustleBoss.com)

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By Chris Robinson

Although nothing is official as of this moment, the wheels appear to be in motion for an interesting welterweight title clash between newly-crowned WBA champion Adrien Broner and former junior welterweight titlist Marcos Maidana.

Each man is coming off of a victory this past June, as Maidana stopped Josesito Lopez in a thriller on June 8 in Carson, Calif. while Broner edged out former champion Paulie Malignaggi two weeks later in Brooklyn.

Catching up with Broner recently, the brash 24-year old seemed to dismiss Maidana right off the bat.

“Anybody who grabs that rope to hang themselves,” said Broner of a possible duel with the Argentinean.

“Numbers speak for themselves,” Broner continued. “Check my views and check his views.”

Lucas Matthysse sharp mitt work as he trains for Sept. 14th Danny Garcia clash [Exclusive footage]

Exclusives updates from Buenos Aires, Argentina as WBC interim champion Lucas Matthysse puts in works on the mitts with trainer Luis ‘Cuty’ Barrera as he prepares for his September 14th clash with WBA/WBC champion Danny Garcia at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Garcia-Matthysse is a Showtime pay per view attraction on the Floyd Mayweather-Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez “The One” undercard

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Ashley Theophane on Floyd’s training for Canelo, his sparring with Mickey Bey, Matthysse vs. Garcia

Chris Robinson catches up with British fan favorite Ashley Theophane outside of the Mayweather Boxing Club, as he speaks on Floyd Mayweather’s early training for Saul Alvarez, what it was like sparring with Mickey Bey, and much more

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Lamont Peterson claims that Lucas Matthysse is in trouble and speaks on a possible fight with Danny Garcia

Lamont Peterson and Lucas Matthysse weighing in on Friday afternoon (Photo: Naoki Fukuda)

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By Chris Robinson

After a tumultuous 2012 that saw him sitting on the sidelines, IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson returned with an emphatic victory this past February, battering former titlist Kendall Holt over the course of eight rounds before seeing the fight waived off.

With momentum again on his side, Peterson (31-1-1, 16 KO’s) finds himself in a crucial match later tonight, as he will be locking horns with Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse (33-2, 31 KO’s) inside of the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

Regarded by many as the best fighter at 140 pounds, Matthysse is an iron-willed, heavy-handed puncher who has boxing skills and abilities that are often overlooked.

And while Matthysse last impression left for boxing fans was a chilling one, as he iced Mike Dallas Jr. in under one round, Peterson feels that all the hoopla surrounding his vaunted power has been overplayed.

Zab Judah’s spirits still high following his brawl with Danny Garcia

Chris Robinson catches up w/ former two-division champ Zab Judah in Las Vegas, as he reflects on his wild brawl this past weekend with Danny Garcia in Brooklyn, New York. Judah lost a unanimous decision but gave a solid account of himself and looks back on the action

Floyd Mayweather Sr. believes his son would knock out Danny Garcia

Chris Robinson catches up with outspoken trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr., as he speaks on his son Floyd Mayweather’s future. Floyd Sr. believes Floyd would knock out WBC/WBA junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia, who is coming off of a decision victory over Zab Judah

More from Sam Watson on Austin Trout’s big chance, the Garcia family, Mayweather-Guerrero, more

Chris Robinson catches up with boxing advisor Sam Watson, as he dishes on the latest news concerning his star stable fighters, such as Floyd Mayweather’s May 4th fight vs. Robert Guerrero, Austin Trout’s big change vs. Saul Alvarez, Danny Garcia vs. Zab Judah, and Adrien Broner vs. Paulie Malignaggi