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50 Cent Reaches Out To Tony Rivera To Train Fighters

By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

Rapper turned promoter 50 Cent has reached out to Mexican trainer Tony Rivera, who said he accepted 50's offer to train fighters. 50 Cent A/K/A Curtis Jackson, promotes several boxers including Yuriorkis Gamboa, Andre Dirrell and Billy Dib. 50 Cent is putting together the finishing touches on a boxing gym in Las Vegas. Rivera said the new promoter also expressed heavy interest in signing the best available talent from Mexico.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BabyFaceAssasin on 03-16-2013

I like 50 in boxing...he'll always make headlines and the more promotion our sport gets the better...

Comment by icerob on 03-16-2013

Much props to 50 with this promotion thing, I hope it pays off for him.

Comment by flint on 03-16-2013

good move. got to start somewhere. experienced trainers for younger future fighters will make alot of difference.

Comment by -vincenzo- on 03-16-2013

50 is good for boxing, he raises a lot of interest outside of die hard fans so more power to him

Comment by dmlarge on 03-16-2013

lol....only one comment. hahaha. **** 50 sucks ****!!!!

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