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Odlanier Solis Says He's Clueless About Return Date

By Luke Furman

According to heavyweight contender Odlanier Solis (17-1, 12 KOs), he doesn't know anything about a planned return for the 14th of October in Berlin. The Cuban's return was announced by his promoter, Ahmet Oener, with the opponent being Varol Vekiloglu (18-2-1, 10 KOs).

"I literally don't know anything about the date of my return to boxing. I'm coming off complex knee surgery. Perhaps in the near future I will go to Germany for surgical consultation. Then I will find out when I can start rehabilitation," Solis told international reporters.

On the 19th of March, Solis suffered a very bad knee injury in the first round of his fight with WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko (42-2, 39 KOs). Solis suffered the injury after being hit and going down at a bad angle. The injury required three operations.

Luke Furman covers the boxing scene for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Medved on 08-21-2011

[QUOTE=BostonGuy;11017045]Oner's a good promoter, he's getting his fighter back into the ring, with or without, his fighter's approval...[/QUOTE] :lol1::lol1: Oner is a failed crook, his hero is Don King. Why do boxers sign with him? He is a dirty Turk…

Comment by shenmue on 08-21-2011

I bet Solis isn't clueless about how much food he is going to eat in the next few months, the answer is loads.

Comment by nomadman on 08-21-2011

[QUOTE=CubanGuyNYC;11015633]His career might be effectively over. Unless your name is Floyd Mayweather, Jr., it's very difficult to pick up your boxing career right where you left off after such a long layoff. I hate to say it, but it would…

Comment by joe strong on 08-21-2011

i didnt know he required 3 surgeries...he sure facked his knee up on that fall...

Comment by richardt on 08-21-2011

Odlanier is clueless, period.

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