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Yuriorkis Gamboa bout set for June

Updated: April 13, 2013, 1:32 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Yuriorkis Gamboa, a former unified featherweight titleholder and current interim junior lightweight titlist, is moving up in weight again.

Gamboa will face Darley Perez in a battle of unbeaten fighters on June 8 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, both sides told ESPN.com. The bout will serve as the HBO-televised co-feature to the Chad Dawson-Adonis Stevenson light heavyweight championship main event.

Gamboa, who is promoted by rap star Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, won a ...

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