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Erik Morales Heading To Surgery, Garcia Fight in Doubt?

By Miguel Rivera

Multiple sources in Mexico are reporting that four-division world champion Erik "El Terrible" Morales felt pain and discomfort on Wednesday morning. He was taken to the hospital where the boxer is scheduled to undergo gallbladder surgery, according to reports. The planned surgery places his upcoming fight in doubt. Morales recently agreed to defend his WBC junior welterweight title against Danny Garcia on January 28th at the Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas.

More information will be reported when available.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by richardt on 12-21-2011

[QUOTE=RyunosukeRonin;11588875]They should get Olesgun as the replacement[/QUOTE] Or Pier Cote, Mike Alvarado, or Brandon Rios, but those guys would put Garcia to sleep. Olesgun would be first choice since he is supposed to be next in line. He would tear…

Comment by BattleAxePurist on 12-21-2011

They should get Olesgun as the replacement

Comment by ИATAS on 12-21-2011

I'm gonna be real. All I care about is that the James Kirkland fight doesn't get cancelled.

Comment by newcastleking on 12-21-2011

Morales was probably drinkin too much brewski and bbqing.

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