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Gonzalez-Mares II set for Feb. 15

Updated: December 11, 2013, 1:12 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Former three-division titleholder Abner Mares will get a chance to reclaim his featherweight world title when he faces Jhonny Gonzalez in a rematch on Feb. 15 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Richard Schaefer told ESPN.com on Tuesday.

Although the deal is not signed, Schaefer said he received email confirmation from Gonzalez's promoter accepting the terms they had negotiated. Schaefer, who promotes Mares, said he is finalizing Mares' side of the ...

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