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Matthysse fighting Emmanuel Taylor on Canelo vs. Chavez Jr. card

By Eric Baldwin: The big punching Lucas Matthysse will be fighting at welterweight against 140lb fighter Emmanuel Taylor on the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. card on May 6 on HBO PPV at the T-Mobile Arena I Las Vegas, Nevada. It’s unknown if the Matthysse-Taylor fight will the co-main event on the […]

Lucas Matthysse vs. Emmanuel Taylor on Canelo-Chavez Jr. card

Argentinian slugger Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs) makes his highly anticipated return taking on Emmanuel “Tranzformer” Taylor (20-4, 14 KOs) on the televised undercard of Canelo Álvarez vs. Julio César Chávez, Jr. mega-fight on Cinco De Mayo weekend. The event will take place Saturday, May 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and […]

Lucas Matthysse to fight on May 6 on Canelo-Chavez Jr. undercard

By Eric Baldwin: 34-year-old Lucas Matthysse has been added to the Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. undercard on May 6. Matthysse’s opponent still hasn’t been selected by his promoters at Golden Boy Promotions, according to Dan Rafael. The fight is expected to take place in the 147lb division, as Matthysse is moving […]

Matthysse to fight in April or May 2017

By Dan Ambrose: Former interim WBC light welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs) will be resuming his boxing career in April or May of 2017, according to Fight News. The 34-year-old Matthysse hasn’t fought since being stopped in the 10th round by Viktor Postol in October 2015. Matthysse suffered an eye injury in that […]

Matthysse to fight in early 2017

By Dan Ambrose: Light welterweight knockout artist Lucas Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs) plans on returning to the ring in early 2017 in March or April, according to Ringtv.com. The 5’6” Matthysse will now be fighting in the 147lb division. That might not be the best thing for Matthysse, because he’s not a very big fighter. […]

Postol: Matthysse is better than Crawford

By Chris Williams: WBC light welterweight champion Viktor Postol (28-0, 12 KOs) respects his opponent WBO 140lb champion Terence Crawford (28-0, 20 KOs), and he sees him as a very good fighter in the division. However, Postol doesn’t rate the 28-year-old Crawford as high as his last opponent Lucas Matthysse. Postol thinks Matthysse is a […]

Matthysse could fight in September on Canelo-Golovkin card

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya believes that 33-year-old Lucas Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs9 could be ready to return to the ring later this year on a pay-per-view card in September. The PPV card would be Gennady Golovkin vs. the Golden Boy promoted Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, if that fight takes […]

Matthysse pulls out of Canelo-Khan fight card due to eye problems

By Scott Gilfoid: The May 7th fight card headlined by Amir Khan vs. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez just took a major hit on Wednesday with Argentinian welterweight slugger Lucas Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs) pulling out of the card due to a lingering eye injury to his left eye. The 34-year-old Matthysse suffered a fractured left orbital […]

Matthysse-Herrera being finalized for Canelo-Khan card

By Jim Dower: Golden Boy Promotions are working tirelessly to finalize the negotiations for the welterweight clash between Lucas Matthysse and Mauricio Herrera for the undercard of the Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Amir Khan card on HBO pay-per-view from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Golden Boy expects the Matthysse-Herrera fight negotiations to be […]

Lucas Matthysse vs. Mauricio Herrera possible for Canelo-Khan undercard

By Jeff Aranow: Former light welterweight title challenger Lucas Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs) will be moving up to the 147lb division for his next fight on the undercard of the May 7 fight card headlined by WBC middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Amir Khan on HBO pay-per-view at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, […]

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