J’Leon Love: I’ll Reach One Hundred Percent For Peter Quillin – Love (23-1-1, 13 KOs) had an amateur record of 115-5. He represented Team USA in many international tournaments and participated in the 2008 Olympic trials.
On May 4, 2013 Love fought Gabriel Rosado on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather vs Robert Guerrero. The fight was very close, and although Love won by split decision, the majority of viewers thought that Rosado actually won the fight. The judges’ score cards read 95-94 97-92 for Love and 95-94 for Rosado.
After the fight, Love tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic used by athletes to cut weight. The drug is banned by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Because of the failed drug test, the decision was overturned from a split decision win for Love to a no contest.
Since the Rosado fight, Love is 8-1-1 with five wins by stoppage.
On this segment our man Marcelino Castillo talked to Love about his next match against Peter Quillin.
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