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Rematch ordered for controversial draw

Updated: January 5, 2011, 10:50 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Ulises Solis will get his rematch.

The IBF on Monday ordered junior flyweight titlist Luis Lazarte to face Solis again in a sequel to their heavily disputed draw, one of the most controversial decisions of 2010.

Under the order, sent in a letter to both camps, neither fighter can take another fight until after the rematch -- unless Lazarte wants to forfeit his 108-pound belt. The sides have until Feb. 3 to make a deal, or a purse bid will be ordered, with the fight due to take ...

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