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Dzinziruk vs Konecny Mandatory Showdown is Ordered

By Chris LaBate

The WBO has ordered their junior middleweight champion Serhiy Dzinziruk (37-, 23KOs) to make a mandatory defense against Lukas Konecny (47-3, 22KOs). Purse bids have been scheduled for 11:00 AM Atlantic Standard Time on Thursday, June 16, 2011 at the WBO's main office in Puerto Rico. Dzinziruk is coming off a March knockout loss to middleweight king Sergio Martinez. Since 2006, Konecny has only lost a single fight in his 19 ring appearances during that time - a close twelve round majority decision to Dzinziruk in 2008. He now gets closer to securing the opportunity to get revenge.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by The_Demon on 06-11-2011

Konecny is actually a very solid fighter and his first fight with Dzinziruk could have gone either way,a pretty good fight from what i remember too

Comment by Arthur Dayne on 06-10-2011

[QUOTE=El [email protected]@PR;10675718]Dzinziruk, TKOs this fool, with his jab alone![/QUOTE] Konecny is MUCH better than you think. Many people thought he was robbed in the first fight with Dzinziruk.

Comment by warp1432 on 06-10-2011

[QUOTE=Freedom.;10675702]Paul Williams got blasted even earlier, but he'll he headlining another HBO event. Jacobs and Kirkland go blasted, but we'll see them back on HBO before the end of the year. [B] HBO's Greenburg made Dzinziruk wait a full year…

Comment by [email protected] on 06-10-2011

Dzinziruk, TKOs this fool, with his jab alone!

Comment by Arthur Dayne on 06-10-2011

[QUOTE=warp1432;10675661]Please Dzinziruk got blasted and this fight wouldnt do any ratings at all.[/QUOTE] Paul Williams got blasted even earlier, but he'll he headlining another HBO event. Jacobs and Kirkland go blasted, but we'll see them back on HBO before the…

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