By Alexey Sukachev
According to the Argumenty media agency, the next opponent of reigning WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (25-2, 19 KOs) can very well be undefeated Pole Pawel Kolodziej (33-0, 18 KOs). The same source also states that both parties are presently in negotiations, which if successful can lead to a fight being arranged in Moscow later in the fall.
Lebedev was previously scheduled to collide with a Panamanian veteran Guillermo Jones on April 25 also in Moscow, but that fight was called off literally minutes before the opening bell after Jones sample A drug test was found to be positive on furosemide.
Pawel Harnas Kolodziej, 33, is rated #1 by the WBA, #2 by the IBF and #6 by the WBO. He fought most of his fights at home against average opposition, the Lebedev clash being a huge step up in class for the lanky (64) Pole.Tags: Denis Lebedev , Pawel Kolodziej