Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Cory Spinks is Set To Retire From Boxing, Says Christy - Boxing News
 
Follow BoxingScene
 
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  2/3/2013       Read more by Team Spinks         
   
Cory Spinks is Set To Retire From Boxing, Says Christy
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

Christy Spinks, the wife of former two division champion Cory Spinks, sent a message to BoxingScene.com that indicates that her husband is hanging up the gloves. Spinks (39-8, 11KOs) lost a twelve round decision to Carlos Molina this past Friday in Chicago. Spinks has gone 3-5 in his last eight fights, including two TKO defeats to current IBF champion Cornelius "K9" Bundrage.

"Friday night, February 1, 2013, was Spinks' last fight.....no more. As a wife I knew some fights ago that my husband wasn't himself. Any time you let K9 Bundrage beat you twice something is definitely wrong, because K9 Bundrage has absolutely no talent. My husband has given all that he could to his boxing career. As a wife I will not allow him to put himself through this again. I'm stepping up because we have a beautiful 4 year old daughter that adores him and while he still has his health to play with my baby,I have to keep it that way. The Spinks family has nothing to prove anymore; everybody knows our name and our history."

"We will forever have boxing in our hearts. Cory will have to leave that to the younger guys and I'm so happy that he realizes this now. We thank you, everyone that gave us support and showed us love. God has a different plan and I know it's something good because he has never failed my family. I am happy that my husband is retiring because nothing is worth your speech and body malfunctioning. Life does go on. [We] love all you guys and take care."

Tags: Cory Spinks



 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by S. Saddler 1310, on 03-06-2013
[QUOTE=#1Assassin]spinks unified three world titles, he holds wins over several very good fighters and was at one point ranked pretty high p4p. he may not have stayed elite for long, but he was certainly elite at one point.[/QUOTE] he never proved himself elite. biggest wins are Judah and May...

comment by Box punch, on 02-04-2013
What's wrong with being an ex stripper???? Spinks's wife is a hottie,better looking than K9's wife..I'd marry you Mrs.Spinks

comment by Big Lou, on 02-04-2013
This is why boxer's should keep their wives out of the biz.

comment by Gratide, on 02-04-2013
I thought he never had much of a chin but was really fast , am i confusing him with Juda ? He was slow the other night , hang them up and hold your head high ! p.s. I think the wife is a nut , what is she smoking ?

comment by Ray*, on 02-04-2013
Isnt his wife a former stripper? And she feels she has the rights to chat sheet about another boxer that beat her husband twice. Only in boxing!

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (35) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Branco Stops Jackiewicz To Capt...
  Suro Ismailov, Joel Larsson, He...
  Roach: I Gave Chris Algieri's S...
  Shane Cameron Plans To Retire A...
  Eddie Hearn: Kameda vs. McDonne...
  Jesse Hart Breaks Down DeGale v...
  Meehan Unsure of Facing Tua, Bu...
  Algieri's Trainer: Roach Barkin...
  Nicholas Walters: Nothing To Ga...
  DeGale's Trainer on Froch Vacat...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.