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Ricky Burns could be set for return to lightweight despite victory over Alexandre Lepelley
  • Oct 06, 2014
  • By David Anderson

The Scottish champion came back from two defeats to record a points victory over the French journeyman in Leeds on Saturday night

Ricky Burns may step back down to lightweight, despite winning at light-welterweight in his latest comeback.
Burns outpointed French journeyman Alexandre Lepelley at Leeds' First Direct Arena, but was not convincing and may come back down a division.

The Scottish two-weight world champ lost his last two fights at lightweight, costing him his WBO crown, and admits he has much to ponder.

Burns, 31, said: "Some of the rounds I think I boxed all right. He was very tough and he could take a good shot.
"I moved up to light-welterweight, but I've got a...

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