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Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. to train son

Updated: July 31, 2013, 8:38 PM ET
By Salvador Rodriguez | ESPNDeportes.com

MEXICO CITY -- Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will have his father, legendary former three-division champ Julio Cesar Chavez Sr., in his corner when he takes on Brian Vera in Los Angels on Sept. 7.

The younger Chavez said he sat down with his father last week to ask if they could define their ring relationship as a work situation rather than a family one.

"I had always asked my dad to be my corner, formally, but he couldn't for some time because he would get really desperate," Chavez Jr. said.

"I ...

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