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Guillermo Jones vs. Denis Lebedev Discussions Continue

By Ruslan Chikov

Russian promoter Vladimir Hyrunov is continuing his discussions with Don King to finalize a date and location for a cruiserweight fight between WBA champion Guillermo Jones (38-3-2, 30KOs) and mandatory challenger/interim-beltholder Denis Lebdev (24-1, 18KOs).

"Negotiations on the location for Guillermo Jones-Denis Lebedev continues. We are hopeful that the end result is positive - and that we sign the contracts. There are a number of issues that are being discussed. I'm hoping that very soon we'll arrive at a compromise, and then I will be able to reveal the exact date of the fight," Hyrunov said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by chocolate on 10-09-2012

Jones needs to hurry up and sign the contract holding that WBA belt hostage . He's defended the belt twice in 4 years strip him if he does not agree the fight with Lebedev.

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