Lamont Peterson vs Kendall Holt 2/22 ESPN

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  1. Seano

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    XCuTioNeR Mundo Hispano FECARBOX Champion

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    I guess no one else wanted it.
     
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    I'm not surprised. Peterson was supposed to fight Zab Judah but the only person who'd buy the purse for the fight was Petersons coach for 40k.

    I don't see why its so hard to sell a fight for him. It's sort of a redemption story after getting popped for PED's. Plus his story of living off the streets. Anyways I hope he fights the winner or Danny Garcia vs Zab Judah next.
     
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    Nice fight.
    Anyone know how to feel about Peterson? He's a likeable guy who hits the big time only to slide straight back down again for something that's apparently rife throughout the sport?
    I'm a Holt fan though and hoping for the big KO:icon_twis
     
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    tbh i find khan working with victor conte very suspicious. i have no sympathy for any drugs user but peterson's career is in ruins and a lot of guys like Berto, Klitschko etc. have it seemingly shoved under the carpet.

    They pick and choose who they punish
     
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    Good matchup.Will watch for sure.
     
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    Should be a fun fight...Lamont Peterson is fun to watch...his cornerman (same one during the Khan fight) is hilarious...and incredibly motivational.
     
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    It's in DC huh. I wonder how big the venue is? They had quite the turn out for Kahn fight and those fans were definitely cheering for Peterson.

     
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    It's Peterson's home town, they should be cheering for him.
     
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    Wasn't really the point.

    The turn out being impressive in DC was the point. Will be interesting to see how many fans turn out.
     
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    Yes the Khan/Peterson fight sold out that was at the convention center. This fight is at the DC Armory. I know max capacity at dc armory when joppy fought there was 4,500 for a boxing event. I expect a good turnout. The fight with Khan was a fun one. There was actually a lot more Khan fans there than I thought would be the case.
     
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    DC is an under used hotbed for boxing
     
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    PEDerson ruined Khan's career, he doesn't deserve better than ESPN

    He's damn lucky that he got to keep his belt

    But under GBP he's gonna get fed to someone
     
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    Lamont Peterson 139 vs. Kendall Holt 140
    (IBF jr welterweight title)

    Ramon Morales 122 vs. Jesus Antonio Hernandez 121
     
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    Anyone picking Holt?

    Holts got that power and Lamont always gets tagged early....
     
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    As of right now, Kendall Holt is +220...

    what do you guys think?
     
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    I got him early when he was +414 so I'm happy with that. I'll bump the gambling thread b/c there's another fight I wanted to talk about too.
     
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    how peterson is still a champ is a disgrace.

    the guy failed a fucking drug test
     

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