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Salido, Cruz to fight for vacant title

Updated: July 10, 2013, 12:10 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Barring a draw, you can count on the next featherweight titleholder to be named Orlando.

Former titleholder Orlando Salido of Mexico and Puerto Rico's Orlando Cruz will fight for a vacant world title on Oct. 12 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Top Rank's Bob Arum said Tuesday.

The fight will be one of the featured undercard bouts on the HBO PPV card headlined by welterweight titlist Timothy Bradley Jr.'s defense against Mexican star Juan Manuel Marquez.

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