Guillermo Jones-Ryan Coyne in Play For June 25 Clash

By Ryan Burton
Sources in Panama have revealed that WBA cruiserweight champion Guillermo Jones (37-3-2) will defend his title against Ryan Coyne (16-0) on June 25th.  The fight will take place on the Devon Alexander versus Lucas Matthysse undercard.  The main event will be aired on HBO.

Coyne is ranked #7 by the WBA and had been scheduled to face Ravea Springs (28-3) on April 29th.

Team Coyne has confirmed that discussions are on going but said that a deal hasn't been reached yet.

Send questions or comments to [email protected]

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MarcianoFan on 04-13-2011

Ryan and I are both Mizzou alums, both from the St. Louis area, and both about the same age...I'm rooting for my man big time. But I don't think he's ready for Jones. Honestly Ryan was getting outboxed by a…

Comment by jreckoning on 04-13-2011

[quote=Spray_resistant;10370250]Never seen this guy, Jones is good even if inactive and looked fat when I saw him.[/quote] It's pretty crazy that Jones started at 147 lbs in the pros. And he carried his power all the way up. He's getting…

Comment by Hayehammer on 04-13-2011

Its good that jones actually fights! Looking forward to that event! alexander vs matthyse is a good fight!

Comment by giacomino on 04-13-2011

[QUOTE=IIG;10370174]He was on The Contender: Cruiserweights.[/QUOTE] Thanks. Had never heard of him

Comment by Spray_resistant on 04-13-2011

Never seen this guy, Jones is good even if inactive and looked fat when I saw him.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (11)
Top Headlines Pacquiao's Co-Trainer Expects Vargas To Fall in Later Rounds Chavez Sr: My Son Will Continue Relationship With Al Haymon De La Hoya: I Knew Pacquiao Would Beat Me Up, I Was a Dead Man Provodnikov, Pirog, Avanesyan, Troyanovsky Part of Reality Show Eduardo Hernandez Blasts Out Victor Terrazas in Two Rounds Luis Nery Closes in on Title Shot at Bantamweight David Lemieux Dominates Cristian Fabian Rios, Wins Decision Steven Butler Crushes Trotter in One, Maduma is Upset Photos: Manny Pacquiao Mobbed as He Arrives in Los Angeles Kevin Lerena Edges Micki Nielsen: Budler, Van Heerden Win Mikey Garcia Aims To Make a Statement With Dejan Zlaticanin Vazquez: I Took 'Worst Deal of My Career' To Get Juanma in There Marquez: I Beat Pacquiao Four Times, No Reason For Fifth Time! Jamie Cox Outpoints Rios in Foul-Fest, Wins WBO Regional Belt Sam Eggington Drops, Batters Frankie Gavin for Knockout in Eight Craig Cunningham Drops, Shocks Anthony Ogogo For TKO Win Kal Yafai Wins, Faces Luis Concepcion on 12/10 in Manchester Sean Davis Edges Paul Economides For WBC Regional Title Hisashi Amagasa Wins Ten Round Decision Over Carlo Demecilo David Price: I Can Knock Joshua Out, Dropped Him Bad in Sparring Lemieux's Manager Confident Canelo Fight Can Be Made For May Luis Nery Looks To Take His Career To Next Level in Tijuana Hekkie Budler Aims To Bounce Back at Kempton Park Josh Taylor Continues To Rise By Drilling Dave Ryan in Edinburgh Magdaleno on Track To Make 122-Pounds For Donaire Title Shot Hassan N'Dam Aims To Revamp Career, Hires Pedro Diaz Shane Mosley: I'm Semi-Retired - But For Right Opponent I'll Fight! For Better or Worse, Heavyweight Glory Still Runs Through Klitschko Golovkin's Coach: Mayweather Deserves Catch-Weight, NOT Canelo! Frank Warren: Klitschko Does NOT Deserve Shot at WBA Title! What To Do With Tyson Fury? - BoxingScene Ratings Update Arum Explains Manny Pacquiao's Lack of Knockouts Since 2009 McGuigan: Frampton Will Make an Impact in Vegas With Santa Cruz Golovkin Warns Saunders: I Want Your Belt, That is My Goal! Joe Hanks, Denis Douglin Return To Action on November 5 Manny Pacquiao Gets in One Last Workout Before Leaving To LA Hearn: I 100% Want Anthony Joshua vs. David Haye in 2017 Parker vs. Ruiz: Duco Looking For Goverment Funding For Event Jean Pascal Not Yet Ready For Ring Return, Says Trainer Photo: Victor Terrazas, Eduardo Hernandez on Weight For War

Latest Active Forum Threads