Adrien Broner insisted from the get-go that Saturday’s fight against former sparring partner Adrian Granados wasn’t going to be easy. Some may have thought Broner was simply trying to hype a bout he was co-promoting. Turns out, the former four-division champion was being 100 percent truthful.
Adrien Broner and Adrian Granados have spent plenty of time together in the ring, but it’s never really counted until now.
There comes a point in every man’s life when he must look himself in the mirror, take a deep breath and utter the following phrase: It’s time to grow up. Of course, the words ring hollow if they aren’t accompanied by actions. That’s something Adrien Broner insists he finally understands.
Adrien Broner is on a quest to become a five-time world champion. Next month, he’ll continue that mission—and he’ll do so in his own backyard.