Originally Posted by Tuavale
People were sleeping on Gomez but I saw this as an easy win and backed him at the sportsbook with a straight bet and the KO prop at better than +500. Check Gomez's record on boxrec.com. He's fought sturdy comp thus far and Gatti was clearly diminished which I knew going in. After fighting supermiddles like Peter Manfredo and Jesse Brinkley, Gatti wasn't going to overpower Gomez.
agreed, all that time spent fighting middleweights, even smw has done him the world of good. he looks a lot fitter at welter though. i thought he was very impressive.