Mauricio Herrera Injured, Withdraws From Mayfield Bout

By Ernest Gabion has been advised that junior welterweight contender Mauricio Herrera (18-2, 7KOs) injured his back in training and the injury has forced him to withdraw from a scheduled fight with unbeaten Karim Mayfield (16-0-1 12KOs) on August 17th in San Francisco, California. Herrera is coming off a tough decision loss to Mike Alvarado.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 07-21-2012

all these unsubstantiated injuries, back injuries very difficult 2 prove via x-rays, so who kow, bad enuf 2 cancel4 weeks out???

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 07-21-2012

I talked sh1t when Rios pulled out of his fight with Herrera so now I have to do the same. What's up with all these back injuries? They should just come out and say they don't wanna fight like Maidana…

Comment by ediddy on 07-21-2012

Good Fight! Mayfield looking strong.

Comment by mrmojorisin1 on 07-21-2012

i didnt know his opponent wouldve been herrera, damn wouldve been a nice fight.

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