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Matthysse counting on win vs. Dallas

Interim 140-pound titlist already weighing potential bouts with Garcia, Maidana

Updated: January 26, 2013, 4:20 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Among hard-core fans, Lucas Matthysse's reputation precedes him: Firmly established as one of boxing's most exciting and avoided fighters, he has thudding power and solid boxing skills while demonstrating a good chin.

He fought three times in 2012, the first time at home in Argentina and the others taking place in the United States. Both were impressive performances in action-packed fights -- a fifth-round knockout of former lightweight titlist Humberto Soto in June and a 10th-round destruction ...

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