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The Journal Gazette

Thursday, January 17, 2013 7:38 am

Hernandez breaks hand, won't fight against Fields

The Associated Press

Yoan Pablo Hernandez has called off his IBF cruiserweight title defense against Eric Fields of the United States after breaking his left hand while sparring.

The Cuban-born champion was scheduled to fight Fields in Berlin on Feb. 2.

Hernandez's management says no new date for the fight has been set.