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Maidana Must Beat Champ To Punch

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Maidana must beat champ to punch

Saturday, September 13, 2014
Ron Borges, Boston Herald

LAS VEGAS — When you ask Marcos Maidana’s trainer what their plan is tonight against Floyd Mayweather Jr., Robert Garcia’s lip curls into an evil smile.

“We’re not going in there to counterpunch,” he says, a Cheshire cat smile walking across his face. No need for a follow-up question.

This is the second straight fight between the two of them, a result of the closeness of their first battle in May. Eventually, Mayweather emerged with a majority decision that night and seemed to figure out around the fight’s midpoint how to avoid the assaults from Maidana that shockingly cut his eye and had his lip bleeding and chest heaving.

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