Photos: James Toney Hits Moscow, Vows To KO Lebedev
Former three division champion James "Lights Out" Toney has arrived in Moscow, Russia, where he plans to finish out his training for the scheduled fight with the WBO's ranked #1 cruiserweight contender Denis Ledbedev, which takes place at the Khodynka Ice Palace on November 4. Wishing to get fully acclimated to the region, the 43-year-old Toney (73-6-3, 44 KOs) arrived to an army of reporters. Toney traveled over with former heavyweight champion Lamon Brewster and veteran trainer Buddy McGirt. Upon his arrival, Toney told reporters that he plans to "kick Lebedev's ass" and to expect a "knockout" victory. Photos by Allboxing.ru.
[QUOTE=BostonGuy;11318253]This is an easy fight to predict. Lebedev is the younger, fresher, hungrier fighter. He may not be overly skilled or mobile but Lebedev has good endurance and is workmanlike. He's gonna be pressuring James all night, hitting the body,…Comment by KingTito on 10-21-2011
War Toney!Comment by Hitman932 on 10-21-2011
[QUOTE=Mikhnienko;11319384]Lebedev-Jones Daniel Van de Wiele 87-84 Keith Hughes 85-86 Evgeny Gorstkov 90-81 Dumb magyar[/QUOTE] 1 instance of a fight being judged fairly gives me no confidence that this one will be as well. Roy Jones wasn't even a threat so…Comment by Mikhnienko on 10-21-2011
[QUOTE=Hitman932;11318924]It's too bad he isn't fighting that stupid cunt Marco Huck. Huck is a hothead and Toney's talk would really get under his skin and it would be so easy to get behind him to beat that piece of sh*t.…Comment by zte89147 on 10-21-2011
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