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Adrien Broner Still Fights on 11/26, Vacant WBO Title

By Rick Reeno

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer advised BoxingScene.com that undefeated super featherweight contender Adrien Broner (21-0, 17KOs) will still fight on the HBO televised date of November 26th in Cincinnati. Originally, Broner was scheduled to face WBO champion Ricky Burns (39-2, 9KOs) - but the Scottish boxer vacated his title and plans to face Michael Katsidis in a WBO interim-lightweight title bout on November 11th.

There has been some discussion about Broner facing another Golden Boy promoted boxer, Eloy Perez (22-0, 6KOs), but there may not be enough money on the table to make that fight happen. Perez's team is reportedly asking for a sizable sum.

"Adrien Broner will still fight on November 26 for the vacant WBO title. I'm speaking with [WBO President] Paco [Valcarcel] to find out who they would approve [to fight Broner for the title]," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by hitem27 on 09-16-2011

[QUOTE=LegendOfLink;11144964]Daniel Ponce De Leon! Sign it! :wave:[/QUOTE] please he would get KOed this time around

Comment by uoykcuf on 09-16-2011

Daniel Ponce De Leon! Sign it! :wave:

Comment by hitem27 on 09-16-2011

[QUOTE=peplz;11144814]I'm not about to let people who have some weird personal problem with a fighter discredit his accomplishments in the ring because they don't like the way he gets his hair brushed or how many children he has or what…

Comment by uoykcuf on 09-16-2011

[QUOTE=DempseyRollin;11142139]sucks the burns fight didnt go thru. cant believe the guy vacated instead of having one more fight at sfw.[/QUOTE] Burns did it on purpose because he knows Broner would put a one-sided beat down on him. Frank Warren and…

Comment by Hitman932 on 09-16-2011

What an utterly **** division. The WBO rankings are pathetic and it's pretty much guaranteed that Broner fights the Terdsak. Terdsak, a veteran of almost 50 fights, earned the right by beating a man making his career debut in his…

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