Denis Lebedev retains WBA cruiser-weight belt with decision over Youri Kalenga
Denis Lebedev retains WBA cruiser-weight belt with decision over Youri Kalenga

Russia`s southpaw Denis Lebedev retained his WBA cruiser-weight title with a unanimous decision victory over Frenchman Youri Kalenga at Moscow`s Luzhniki Palace on Friday.

New boxing champion accused of doping

Hours after winning the World Boxing Association (WBA) cruiserweight title, Guillermo Jones was hit by a scandal when a former champion accused him of doping to give himself unnatural stamina in the knockout win over Denis Lebedev.