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Max: Forrest-Tszyu could be great superfight

Updated: January 24, 2003, 4:08 PM ET
By Max Kellerman | Special to ESPN.com

One of the least talked-about potential superfights in boxing is Ring Magazine welterweight champion Vernon Forrest versus Ring Magazine junior welterweight champion Kostya Tszyu. Forrest has a big fight coming up this weekend against Ricardo Mayorga, the best available contender in the 147-pound division. Kostya just defended his crown last weekend, beating Jesse James Leija, who is still a top 10 guy in the very deep 140-pound weight class.

It is astounding how little press Forrest's ...

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