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Lucas Matthysse To Face Ivan Valle on 2/10, Ortiz is Out

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Mexico's Silverio Ortiz suffered a cut above his eyebrow in training and withdrew from a scheduled fight with junior welterweight puncher Lucas Matthysse (29-2, 27KOs). The new opponent has been set, with veteran Ivan Valle (32-11-3, 28KOs) stepping in. Their clash will happen on February 10 at the Gimnasio Municipal Nº 1 in Trelew, Chubut, Argentina. Valle had previously been stopped by Mercito Gesta in two rounds in 2010, but won three in a row since then.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Evil Abed on 02-02-2012

Whatever. Just get it over with.

Comment by any craic lad? on 02-02-2012

Not much difference Matthysse will be expected to KO him.I looked him up on boxrec and it says he has not fought since Gesta

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