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Devon Alexander to move up to the welterweight division

By Dan Ambrose: After having looked poor in his last three fights, former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 KO’s) will be moving up to the welterweight division because of his problems making the light welterweight division limit of 140 lbs. Alexander, 24, will immediately target former IBF light welterweight champion Paulie Malignaggi […]

Shaw: Matthysse should have fought Alexander in Detroit, he would have won

By Dan Ambrose: Last weekend light welterweight contender Lucas Matthysse (28-2, 26 KO’s) lost a controversial 12 round split decision to former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 Ko’s) in a fight that took place in Alexander’s home state and nearby city of Saint Charles, Missouri. The final judges’ scores were 96-93, 95-94 […]

Alexander defeats Matthysse

By Jim Dower: Argentinian knockout artist Lucas Matthysse (28-2, 26 KO’s) found out first hand how difficult it is to beat former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 KO’s) when he’s fighting in his home state last Saturday night when Matthysse was beaten by Alexander by a very, very controversial 12 round split […]

Matthysse needs to punish Alexander and make him quit

By Jason Kim: What we saw from Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) in his last two fights is that he struggles if his opponents put continuous pressure on him and tag him with hard jabs, as Timothy Bradley and Andriy Kotelnik both did. Alexander won the Kotelnik fight by controversy in a 12 round unanimous […]

Alexander vs. Matthysse this Saturday

By Jason Kim: This Saturday night former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) will be trying to get back to his winning ways against contender Lucas Matthysse (28-1, 26 KO’s) at the Family Arena in Saint Charles, Missouri. Alexander, 24, faces arguably the hardest puncher of his career in 28-year-old Matthysse and […]

Alexander vs. Matthysse: Lucas will break Devon down with a fierce body attack

By Dan Ambrose: On June 25th, once beaten light welterweight contender Lucas Martin Matthysse (28-1, 26 KO’s) fights former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) at the Family Arena, in Saint Charles, Missouri. This fight is a weeding out fight to find a future opponent for one of the current champions. Alexander […]

Matthysse taking a big risk in fighting Alexander in Saint Louis

By Dan Ambrose: Light welterweight contender Lucas Martin Matthysse (28-1, 26 KO’s) has got to be feeling pretty confident that he can stop former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) in order to fight Alexander on June 25 in his home city at the Family Arena, in Saint Charles, Missouri.… Read

Alexander vs. Matthysse in important clash on 6/25

By Dan Ambrose: Former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) will be making his first appearance since his loss to Timothy Bradley when he faces light welterweight contender Lucas Matthysse (28-1, 26 KO’s) next month on June 25th at the Family Arena in Saint Charles, Missouri. Alexander, 24, will be fighting in […]

Alexander vs. Matthysse on 6/25: Will Devon win another questionable decision?

By Dan Ambrose: Timothy Bradley (27-0, 11 KO’s) took the fight to Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) last January and seemed to make him quit in the 10th due to his heavy pressure. The fight was technically halted in the 10th round after Alexander had a problem recovering from a headbutt in the round. It […]

Alexander vs. Matthysse on 6/25

By Dan Ambrose: Argentinean knockout artist Lucas Matthysse 28-1, 26 KO’s) could end up knocking former WBC/WBO light welterweight champion Devon Alexander 21-1, 13 KO’s) back into the pack and make him start all over again with his career when the two fighters meet up in the summer on June 25th in an important weeding […]

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