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Romero Moves Away From 50 Cent's Call To Go Pro

By Jose Luis Camarillo, notifight.com

Junior welterweight Juan Pablo "Pivi" Romero was offered a promotional contract from rapper/promoter 50 Cent, but the young Mexican boxer wants to remain in the amateur ranks. Romero competes in the World Series of Boxing, as part of the Mexico Guerreros. 50 Cent wanted Romero to turn pro in the United States, but Romero wants to remain in the amateur ranks to represent Mexico in the 2016 Olympics. 50 Cent runs SMS Promotions, who have several fighters including James Kirkland and Yuriorkis Gamboa.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Box-Office on 02-03-2014

Even if he does turn pro he wouldnt in his rite mind want his career to be handled by someone more fit to be the GM of Smackdown or RAW

Comment by elfag on 02-03-2014

What Romero isnt impressed with what SMS has done for Gamboa's career?

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