Originally Posted by The Spider
Surprise, surprise. The WBC eliminator between Chris Arreola and Bermane Stiverne scheduled for December in Venezuela has been shifted onto the Andre Ward vs Kelly Pavlik undercard in Los Angeles, on January 26th.
Don King, Arreola's promoter, won the rights with a crazy $1.1Million, but couldn't get things done. Dan Goossen, who has Arreola, and came in second with a bid about half that size, is now calling the shots.
Great news. Cris will have a huge SoCal contingent of fans, like me, cheering him on.