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Denis Lebedev's title defense set

Updated: March 19, 2013, 11:36 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Cruiserweight titlist Denis Lebedev of Russia will make his second defense against Guillermo Jones of Panama on May 17 at Crocus City Hall in Moscow, promoter Don King announced Tuesday.

Jones (38-3-2, 30 KOs), who will turn 41 on May 5, is the former titlist who was stripped of the belt and reclassified as a so-called "champion in recess" because of his inactivity. He won the title in September 2008 but has fought only twice since, scoring knockout victories in defenses against Valery ...

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