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Rodriguez 'obsessed' with improving

Undefeated super middleweight contender making strides toward title shot

Originally Published: July 18, 2013
By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com

There has never been any question that unbeaten super middleweight contender Edwin Rodriguez has the skill set to be a top fighter in the division.

But if there had been anything to criticize, it was that Rodriguez (24-0, 16 KOs), a native of the Dominican Republic who resides in Worcester, Mass., has failed to entertain during his biggest showcase opportunities.

That theory was heavily challenged last Saturday when Rodriguez scored the biggest win of his career by stopping hard-nosed ...

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