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Demetrius Andrade gets title shot

Updated: May 21, 2013, 6:12 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Junior middleweight Demetrius Andrade, a 2008 U.S. Olympian and a former world amateur champion from Providence, R.I., is headed to Ukraine for his first world title shot this summer.

Andrade, the mandatory challenger, will face titleholder Zaurbek Baysangurov, of Russia, on July 6 at the Palace of Sports in Kiev, Star Boxing promoter Joe DeGuardia, Andrade's co-promoter, told ESPN.com on Tuesday.

The fight had been on the books since Baysangurov's promoter, K2 Promotions ...

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