Is Mitchell resigned to 'ugly truth' vs. Pretty Boy?

Even though Sharmba Mitchell is a former titlist with a 56-4 record, he seems to be in over his head Saturday against Floyd Mayweather.

Originally Published: November 16, 2005
By Michael J. Woods | MaxBoxing.com

Disclosure: There are times during conference calls, when a promoter is prattling on about the terrific prospects for a fight that couldn't draw flies to an outhouse, or a flabby fighter is babbling about how fabulous his camp has been, when my mind drifts.

It happened during a recent Floyd Mayweather/Sharmba Mitchell conference call. The call was meant to hype the showdown Saturday between boxing's most skilled active practitioner and Mitchell, the 35-year-old ex-champ who has a ...

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