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Guillermo Rigondeaux's appeal fails

Updated: September 6, 2012, 10:17 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Junior featherweight prospect Robert Marroquin still will be a part of the Sergio Martinez-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. HBO PPV card on Sept. 15 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. He just won't be challenging world titleholder Guillermo Rigondeaux.

Marroquin instead will face Alejandro Lopez in a 10-round nontitle bout, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN.com on Thursday.

Top Rank had Lopez on hold but finalized the fight after Rigondeaux's appeal to have an ...

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