Photos: Povetkin-Wawrzyk, Lebedev-Jones Final Presser

By Victor Sokolov

The final press conference was held in Moscow for the championship doubleheader on May 17th in Crocus City Hall. WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (25-1, 19KOs) will meet Panamanian mandatory challenger Guillermo Jones (38-3-2, 30KOs), and WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin (25-0, 17KOs) will enter the ring against undefeated Polish contender Andrzej Wawrzyk (27-0, 13KOs).


User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by iniduoh on 05-16-2013

Jones by KO

Comment by King_ on 05-16-2013

[QUOTE=John Åge;13377042]Jones is a big MF - hard to believe that he started out at 146 pounds[/QUOTE] I was thinking the same thing. Damn. Anyway can't wait for tomorrow, good card :boxing:

Comment by Tuavale on 05-16-2013

Mr. [B]"I am now"[/B] still always gets in the photo even though he's not the lead promoter on the card. The old bastard still looks pretty good.

Comment by John Åge on 05-16-2013

Jones is a big MF - hard to believe that he started out at 146 pounds

Comment by classicbuzzbox on 05-16-2013

Why does Povetkin have a Stylemet?

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