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Mr. Hopkins goes to Washington

Photos: Delane Rouse – Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions

Washington DC City Council Chairman Kwame R. Brown, Light Heavyweight World Champion and Golden Boy Promotions Partner Bernard Hopkins, Washington, DC Mayor Vincent C. Gray and undefeated heavyweight contender Seth Mitchell pose at a press conference on December 7, 2011 at the John A. Wilson Building in Washington, DC where Mayor Gray and Council Chairman Brown welcomed big time boxing’s return to Washington, DC where unified Super Lightweight World Champion Amir Khan will defend his world titles against number one rated super lightweight contender Lamont Peterson and undefeated heavyweight contender Seth Mitchell will face heavyweight contender Timur Ibragimov on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at The Walter E. Washington Convention Center in fights televised live on HBO’s World Championship Boxing in the United States and on Sky Sports in the United Kingdom.

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