Guillermo Jones-Ryan Coyne in Play For June 25 Clash

By Ryan Burton
Sources in Panama have revealed that WBA cruiserweight champion Guillermo Jones (37-3-2) will defend his title against Ryan Coyne (16-0) on June 25th.  The fight will take place on the Devon Alexander versus Lucas Matthysse undercard.  The main event will be aired on HBO.

Coyne is ranked #7 by the WBA and had been scheduled to face Ravea Springs (28-3) on April 29th.

Team Coyne has confirmed that discussions are on going but said that a deal hasn't been reached yet.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MarcianoFan on 04-13-2011

Ryan and I are both Mizzou alums, both from the St. Louis area, and both about the same age...I'm rooting for my man big time. But I don't think he's ready for Jones. Honestly Ryan was getting outboxed by a…

Comment by jreckoning on 04-13-2011

[quote=Spray_resistant;10370250]Never seen this guy, Jones is good even if inactive and looked fat when I saw him.[/quote] It's pretty crazy that Jones started at 147 lbs in the pros. And he carried his power all the way up. He's getting…

Comment by Hayehammer on 04-13-2011

Its good that jones actually fights! Looking forward to that event! alexander vs matthyse is a good fight!

Comment by giacomino on 04-13-2011

[QUOTE=IIG;10370174]He was on The Contender: Cruiserweights.[/QUOTE] Thanks. Had never heard of him

Comment by Spray_resistant on 04-13-2011

Never seen this guy, Jones is good even if inactive and looked fat when I saw him.

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