Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Mosley vs. Cano: WBC To Salute 'Sugar' Shane in Mexico - 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:  3/22/2013       Read more by Miguel Rivera         
   
Mosley vs. Cano: WBC To Salute 'Sugar' Shane in Mexico
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Miguel Rivera

The World Boxing Council (WBC) will pay tribute to former three division world champion Shane Mosley, 41-years-old, for his 20-year career when he faces Mexican Pablo Cesar Cano on the 18th of May in Cancun. Mosley, who debuted on February 11, 1993, will be honored at the show, according to WBC president Jose Sulaiman. Mosley (46-8-1, 39 KO's) will face Cano (26-2-1, 20 KO's) at the Oasis Hotel and the show will also feature Sergio “Yeyo” Thompson (30-2-0, 28 KO’s) and Ricardo “Rocky” Juárez (29-10-1, 21 KO’s) on the undercard. Televisa and Fox Sports Deportes will televise.

"You have to give him credit for what he did in his career and what he gave to boxing," Sulaiman said. "The WBC want to do a tribute to him in Cancun. We view this fight as a retirement fight. He was an outstanding fighter and a great champion for the World Boxing Council," Sulaiman said.

Tags: Shane Mosley , Pablo Cesar Cano , Mosley-Cano , Mosley vs. Cano



 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by Good Boy, on 03-22-2013
Hopefully he gets the WBC Latino Welterweight belt :) War mosley

comment by ElBossHogg™, on 03-22-2013
yeah 21 gun salute. Mosley will never be the same after this fight.

comment by nycsmooth, on 03-22-2013
nice guy Shane is all finished & MX is 1 of the few places he can get a license & 2 keep boxing as he's got very little $$...living, expenses, that big divorce , legal bills w/the peds...he's w/GBP in some small capacity but as a name w/no real income except whatever Oscar gives him...quite sad I...

comment by elfag, on 03-22-2013
[QUOTE=hougigo]oh, I thought they were going to give a made up belt to him. He's not retiring after though...[/QUOTE] They are, this is for the WBC Depends Belt http://www.medicalsupply123.com/images/19641_a.jpg

comment by Cuauhtémoc1520, on 03-22-2013
Is Mosley broke? Seriously because if he loses this one, it's not going to look good.

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (11) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Rakhim Chakhkiev To Return in M...
  Quillin: Golovkin Doesn't Bring...
  Omar Narvaez Wants To Win in St...
  Cotto's Adviser Does Not Rule O...
  Jhonny Gonzalez Eyes March Retu...
  AIBA May Need To Resolve The BI...
  Vargas: I Have What it Takes To...
  Mayweather: God First, But I'm ...
  Juan Manuel Marquez Admits Knee...
  Wanheng Menayothin To Defend WB...

 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.