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Lucian Bute-Jean Paul Mendy on July 9 in Romania?

By Per Ake Persson

There´s no official confirmation but Romanian media writes that the opponent will be French veteran Jean Paul Mendy, 29-0-1 in a career that began back in 2000. Mendy´s manager Gabriel Gaide only commented that Jean Paul will "fight soon".
 
Jean Paul Mendy has plugged away for a long time without getting the big breaks, he´s held the French title and fought to a draw against Anthony Hanshaw in 2007 in a fight for the IBO title. In July of last year Mendy was floored and then knocked out cold while on the canvas against Sakio Bika and subsequently won by way of disqualification. This was an IBF eliminator.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Tiozzo on 05-07-2011

[QUOTE=uglypug;10489189]lol so borat is gonna stage a fight in his hometown (as filmed) in romania? nice, i wonder if the guy with the fisting arm will show up for support.[/QUOTE] no I won't, Romania is far from here and I'm…

Comment by ciochia on 05-07-2011

No,Mcgee fight wasn't mandatory.He was pick-up rolling down the list with the best supermid.fighter available at the moment and Show-time agrees with him like the first fight from the next three fights-contract. Jessy Brinkley fight was mandatory and now this…

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 05-07-2011

Oh wow, Bute is fighting another bum. What a surprise! Peter Quillin recently beat Jesse Brinkley in more impressive fashion than Bute did. And Librado Andrade just lost to Aaron Pryor Jr. The Canadian's resume looks worse and worse by…

Comment by Mikhnienko on 05-07-2011

Mcgee was a mandatory why the hell does he have to make another one?

Comment by B.U.R.N.E.R on 05-07-2011

What a joke. No excuse you dont have to fight these crap mandos. Drop that garbage belt.

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