Oquendo replaces injured Klitschko

November 27, 2001
NEW YORK -- Undefeated heavyweight Fres Oquendo will replace Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday night's fight card at the Jacob Javits Center.

Oquendo, 21-0 with 12 knockouts, will face David Izon (27-3, 23 knockouts). Klitschko pulled out of the fight after injuring his shoulder while training in Germany.

In the main event, Lance Whitaker (23-1, 19 knockouts) fights Jameel McCline (26-2-3, 16 knockouts) for the WBC Intercontinental heavyweight championship.


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