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Cotto, Chavez Jr., Montiel, and Donaire Jr. Gearing Up for Major Showdowns

Cotto, Chavez Jr., Montiel, and Donaire Jr. Gearing Up for Major Showdowns

08/06/2010

Reports Boxingscene.com:

"Mexican middleweight (160 pounds) prospect Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. will begin training at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, Calif., on Wednesday for a Sept. 11 bout against New Jersey resident Pawel Wolak likely in Mexico, and, if victorious, could face WBA junior middleweight (154 pounds) champion, Miguel Cotto...on Dec. 4, Top Rank Promotions' CEO Bob Arum told FanHouse on Tuesday.

"Arum said that the Cotto-Chavez fight would likely land in Atlantic City, New York's Madison Square Garden or the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

"Arum also said that the Cotto-Chavez undercard could feature WBO bantamweight (118 pounds) titlist Fernando Montiel against rising WBA interim super flyweight (115 pounds) champion Nonito Donaire of the Philippines, each of whom scored big wins last month."

Read the full report here.

Watch Latin Fury 15 highlights featuring Chavez Jr.'s victory over John Duddy and, after that, an exclusive interview with Donaire Jr.:

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