MOSCOW, September 11. /TASS/. The former world champion under versions of the world Boxing Association (WBA) and International Boxing Federation (IBF) in the weight category up 90,71 kg Russian Denis Lebedev can resume his career, to stop the winning streak of the Congolese Ilunga Salines. About TASS said the Russian’s Manager Vadim Kornilov.
On the subjectof Sport will not leave. The world Boxing champion Lebedev retired and went into politics
The athlete had announced his retirement in July. Mr Lebedev later said about the desire to resume his career.
“Any idea on how to get back, – said Kornilov. – He watched the last two fights Salines, and had an idea about how to go into battle with him and stop his winning streak over fighters from Russia. While it is in the discussion.”
Just on account of the 40-year-old Lebedev’s 32 wins (23 by knockout) and two defeats. The last time he went to the ring in November last year, beating American Mike Wilson decision.
Salines in the last two matches have beaten Dmitry Kudryashov and Alexey Papin. Currently, the 31-year-old Congolese boxer holds the silver title, world Boxing Council (WBC), he has 26 wins (24 by knockout), 2 losses.