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Paul Williams-Kermit Cintron Close To Done For May 8

By Rick Reeno

Sources close to the negotiations have advised BoxingScene.com that Paul Williams vs. Kermit Cintron is close to done for May 8 on HBO. The fight is probably going to take place at junior middleweight. Cintron is open to fighting Williams below 154-pounds - if Williams wants to move forward with a possible return to welterweight.

2009 was a very good year for both Williams and Cintron.

Williams dominated Winky Wright for a decision win in a middleweight contest last April, and then won a majority decision over Sergio Martinez in a candidate for "fight of the year" in December.

Cintron started the year with a controversial draw with Sergio Martinez, but then scored his biggest win in years when he pulled off an upset decision  over hot junior middleweight prospect Alfredo Angulo. Cintron ended the year with a fifth round knockout of Juliano Ramos in Puerto Rico.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by THE REED™ on 02-22-2010

[QUOTE=Proof2K9;7581392]Paul will fukking beat the shit outta Kermit the frog.[/QUOTE] I give you 6 days until you're banned again :rofl:

Comment by Proof2K9 on 02-22-2010

Paul will fukking beat the shit outta Kermit the frog.

Comment by BritishBoxing92 on 02-22-2010

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;7558846]Sources close to the negotiations have advised BoxingScene.com that Paul Williams vs. Kermit Cintron is close to done for May 8 on HBO. The fight is probably going to take place at junior middleweight. Cintron is open to fighting Williams…

Comment by [email protected]@PR on 02-22-2010

I guarantee that Williams will be on his ass on this fight!

Comment by Evil Abed on 02-22-2010

[QUOTE=BadNewz;7580488]Easy tune-up for Paul. Floyd Mayweather is the only fighter who can beat Paul, and Paul is the only fighter who can beat Floyd.[/QUOTE] I don't know about that. I think if Kirkland is still in great shape and gets…

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