Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Kostecki Sentenced, out of Roy Jones Fight; Glazewski In? - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
• Register A Free Account
• Account Login
• Boxing Schedule
• Boxing Champions
• Boxing Downloads
• Boxing Forums
• Boxing News Wire
• Boxing Photos
• Boxing History
• Boxer Search
• Fantasy Betting
• Feedback
• Fitness and Health  
• Free Homepage
• Mixed Martial Arts
• Pound For Pound
• Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  6/20/2012       Read more by Alexey Sukachev         
   
Kostecki Sentenced, out of Roy Jones Fight; Glazewski In?
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Alexey Sukachev & Luke Furman

According to various Polish sources, Dawid "Gypsy" Kostecki (39-1, 25 KOs), who was scheduled to take on legendary Roy Jones Jr. (55-8, 40 KOs) at Atlas Arena in Lodz on June 30, is now out of the fight. Kostecki has recently been found guilty in an organized crime and was sentenced to two and a half years in jail. According to local authorities, the boxer was the head of a nationwide gang of pimps. He had also been charged with drug possession, but these charges were later dropped.

"Somebody wanted to prevent this event from happening and to prevent me from winning big on the international scene. It would have been a major night for me and for Polish professional boxing as a whole. It will never happen", posted Kostecki via the obe of social networks through his friends. "I hope the truth will eventually come out, and all of you will know exactly what has happened with me in reality. Somebody wants to rule me out".

Kostecki will be reportedly (source - Tomasz Babilonski) replaced by an undefeated former BBU International champion light heavyweight champion Pawel Glazewski (17-0, 4 KOs), who has victories over capable Doudou Ngumbu and Matthew Barney in his recent fights. He is ranked #9 by the WBC.

Tags: Roy Jones Jr , Jones-Kostecki , Jones vs Kostecki , Dawid Kostecki


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by Russian Crushin, on 06-23-2012
At least they picked a green feather fisted guy whos only fought 10 round a few times

comment by jray100k, on 06-23-2012
[url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSD1WEWzUzE[/url] Even Bruce had a nice jab....it was quick and deadly. Reminds me of RJ.

comment by jray100k, on 06-22-2012
[QUOTE=SixFootGiant]Unless he's laying out on the canvas unconscious.......which I hope not of course[/QUOTE] This will be a good fight for RJ. He's not carrying to much weight so he should be able to let his hands go without tiring out too soon. I think he will be too much for both of the pol...

comment by luki29, on 06-22-2012
Roy wants to fight with Wlodarczyk for WBC cruiserweight

comment by Achille, on 06-21-2012
Roy should have his people push this fight back if it happens. It seems to me whenever Roy fights he also has to work which HBO which takes away from him being 100% during training camps since he has to travel. Even his trainer Tom Yankello said the same thing.

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (16) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Carl Froch, George Groves Trade...
  Bradley-Chaves is Close For 12/...
  Cuadras-Jaro Date in Doubt Afte...
  Ariza Signs Two Year Contract W...
  With Jeff Lacy in the Ring, Fig...
  Golovkin-Rubio: Edwin Rodriguez...
  Froch Warns Groves: Dirrell Wil...
  Groves: Not Sure Dirrell Will S...
  Victor Castro Ready To Ditch Ca...
  Hearn: Khan Makes More From Bro...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.