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Andy Lee Vs. Peter Quillin In The Works

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 23 Jan 2015

Andy Lee vs. Peter Quillin in the works

January, 22, 2015
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

A deal for middleweight titleholder Andy Lee to face former titlist "Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin is in the works and close to being completed.

It would be ironic if they fight. Quillin gave up the belt last fall -- because manager Al Haymon did not want him to face mandatory challenger Matt Korobov on a Roc Nation Sports card after Roc Nation won the purse bid for nearly $2 million -- and then on Dec. 6 in Las Vegas, Lee won the vacant belt by coming from behind to knock out Korobov in the sixth round.

"It's in discussions and a significant possibility and it will resolve itself very soon," said Lou DiBella, Lee's promoter....

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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 23 Jan 2015

frank warren dropping the ball if this comes off. :rolleyes:
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johnnyblaze's Photo johnnyblaze 23 Jan 2015

Think Lee - Saunders is going to purse bid.
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boxalettice 's Photo boxalettice 23 Jan 2015

 johnnyblaze, on 23 January 2015 - 01:55 PM, said:

Think Lee - Saunders is going to purse bid.
I hope lee wins he was one of manny stewarts last guys.
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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 04 Feb 2015

http://www.irish-box...v-quillin-back/

looks like warren has shat out. :P

won purse bids for an ebu title shot.

all a bit disappointing.

rather see a eubank rematch than this non event. :rolleyes:
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BoxingFan's Photo BoxingFan 04 Feb 2015

Kid Chocolate.  The worst nickname in history.  :lol:
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stevieb_8006's Photo stevieb_8006 04 Feb 2015

I believe BJS has accepted huge step aside wonga. Gypo isn't he? Not gonna turn down free cash.
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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 05 Feb 2015

 stevieb_8006, on 04 February 2015 - 12:26 PM, said:

I believe BJS has accepted huge step aside wonga. Gypo isn't he? Not gonna turn down free cash.

step aside billy boy

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Menty's Photo Menty 22 Feb 2015

Only one champ at 160 :sleep:
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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 22 Feb 2015

 Menty, on 22 February 2015 - 06:32 AM, said:

Only one champ at 160 :sleep:

yeah miguel cotto.

sorry gennady.

paper champ. :D
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boxalettice 's Photo boxalettice 22 Feb 2015

 BoxingFan, on 04 February 2015 - 07:20 AM, said:

Kid Chocolate.  The worst nickname in history.  :lol:
andy lee will turn him into chocolate milk.
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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 11 Apr 2015

see quillin failed to make weight then.

assume this is an opening for sauders.

presuing quillin wins (as expected).
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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 12 Apr 2015

it was a draw then.

so quillin was a hype job. <_<
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Menty's Photo Menty 12 Apr 2015

Lost money on that - was expecting Lee to get the W :angry2:
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