Wright returns to 'fight the best'

Former junior middleweight champ is in tough with prospect Peter Quillin

Updated: May 31, 2012, 9:57 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

For most of the 2000s, Winky Wright was one of the best fighters in the world, a defensive master with enough power to keep opponents honest, a great chin and a desire to fight the best opponents.

He was the first undisputed junior middleweight champion in nearly 30 years. He beat Shane Mosley twice, toyed with Felix Trinidad and drew with a prime Jermain Taylor (in a debatable result) in a fight for the middleweight championship.

Wright even acquitted himself very well in a competitive ...

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