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Taylor-Wright might be a summer date

While he prepares for a bout Saturday, Winky Wright hopes Jermain Taylor's camp is sincere about a promised summer battle for the undisputed middleweight title.

Originally Published: December 9, 2005
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Middleweight star Winky Wright is No. 2 on virtually everyone's pound-for-pound list of the world's best fighters.

He is coming off victories in three consecutive major fights -- back-to-back victories against Shane Mosley in junior middleweight championship bouts followed by a virtual shutout of Felix Trinidad at middleweight in May.

Yet even after those impressive triumphs and the gobs of publicity they generated, Wright is back where he started years ago: He's fighting a largely unknown ...

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