Carlos Negron is Planning a Return To Cruiserweight

By Rey Colon

The experiment with former Olympian Carlos Negrón (13-1, 9 KO's) as a heavyweight is now over. The experiment became history when the tall 6'6 heavyweight was knocked out on September 2 by veteran Colombian Epifanio Mendoza (32-12-1, 28 KO's) in just three rounds. Negron had four wins at heavyweight after blasting a 9-0 record in the cruiserweight division.

"He's going back to cruiserweight. We are going to have a meeting next week to discuss our future plans with him," said Peter Rivera, vice president of PR Best Boxing Promotions.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Kannabis Kid on 11-15-2011

Lol this dude got KOed by a guy whos best days were left behind at 160 the same dude who got KOed by Manos de Pierda Chad Dawson. Only way Negron does anything if he can find a way to…

Comment by lluisone on 11-15-2011

if not he have good potential to be a wrestler ...he is big guy :boxing:

Comment by nycsmooth on 11-15-2011

good move if he's in PR & under the WBO control he'll be ok, but w/ his extensive amateur/olympic career he still needs a lot of schooling...won't be an easy road if he decides to challenge and contend away for…

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