Sometimes boxers need to absorb a hard fist to the face in order to wake up and start executing their game plan. Such seemed to be the case with Fabian Maidana on Saturday night.
Fabian Maidana will headline a nationally televised fight card Saturday night, something his trainer never would’ve believed possible as recently as a year ago.
Fabian Maidana still has a long way to go to match the boxing accomplishments of his brother, Marcos Maidana, a former two-division world champion who twice took Floyd Mayweather Jr. to the limit. But the kid is at least headed in the right direction.