Erik Morales & Emanuel Steward Join On the Ropes Boxing Radio - Ep. 65 LIVE at 6 PM ET

Stewardby Jenna J - This week's 65th episode of On the Ropes Boxing Radio is a special Wednesday edition that will start at 6pm Eastern Time. You can listen live by clicking “play” on the player or enter our chat on the blogtalk message board; you can also call into the show at (646)716-5404.

On the Ropes is back to bring you the latest and greatest in the world of boxing! Join me Jenna J, the Hostess, along with my amazing Producer and Co-Host, Geoffrey Ciani (aka-Rummy).

Topics for Discussion

· Wladimir Klitschko’s 12th round stoppage victory against “Fast” Eddie Chambers
· The cancelation of Matt Godfrey’s fight with Steve Cunningham for the vacant IBF cruiserweight title
· Pacquiao-Clottey fight nets 700,000 PPV buys
· Brian Minto’s announced move to cruiserweight to take on Marco Huck

Exclusive Interviews!

Be sure to join us for two exclusive interviews in this edition. This week’s guest line-up includes:

Erik Morales:

· Former champion in three different weight classes
· Is scheduled to face former WBA lightweight champion Jose Alfaro this Saturday
· Had his last fight in August 2007 when he lost a disputed decision with David Diaz
· Current record stands at 48-6 with 34 wins coming by way of knockout
· Will be making his debut appearance “On the Ropes”

Emanuel Steward:

· World renowned boxing trainer who is best known for his work with Tommy Hearns and Lennox Lewis
· Current trainer of reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko
· Works as a commentator for HBO Championship Boxing
· Was elected into both The World Boxing Hall of Fame and The International Boxing Hall of Fame
· Will be making his second appearance “On the Ropes”

Upcoming Fights

· Arthur Abraham (31-0) vs. Andre Dirrell (18-1) (Showtime)
· Erik Morales (48-6) vs. Jose Alfaro (23-5)(PPV)
· Marcos Maidana (27-1) vs. Victor Cayo (24-0) (HBO)
· Ali Funeka (30-2-3) vs. Joan Guzman (29-0-1)(HBO)

Speak to Our Guests:

Listeners are encouraged to call in and share their thoughts on the latest boxing news and to provide questions and comments for our special guest Emanuel Steward. If you intend to call in, please provide us with your area code either here in the comments or in the blogtalk chat room and give us the head’s up that you are calling.

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Article posted on 24.03.2010

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