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Timothy Bradley To See Concussion Specialist Next Month

By Ryan Burton

WBO welterweight champion Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley has advised BoxingScene Radio/BoxingScene.com that he is going to see a concussion specialist next month.

Last week, Bradley (30-0, 12KOs) won a unanimous decision over Ruslan Provodnikov in a thrilling fight that undoubtedly will be a candidate for "Fight of The Year." He took a lot of punishment in the process and in his post-fight interview he revealed that he had suffered a concussion.

"In a couple of weeks I am going to see a concussion specialist out of New York. My health is #1. It's not about the money or the fame. Health is #1. I am going to do whatever he tells me to do. If he says take 3 or 4 weeks off then I will.  If he says I can come back in two months then I want to do that. I made an appointment with him, he's a real busy guy and that's the soonest I can see him," Bradley explained.

You can listen to the interview in its entirety by clicking here: http://tobtr.com/s/4461507

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Gratide on 03-28-2013

he's a tough cookie but so was Ali and Joe Frazier , Don't end up a zombie .you are fighting out of your weight class .

Comment by Ray* on 03-27-2013

Provo is not even a known heavy puncher at 140 like Teddy Atlas said and Everytime he touches Timmy he hurts the guy with almost every punch.

Comment by TangInaMo Floyd on 03-27-2013

The doctor advised him to take a rest for 1 month or two.Doctor said he suffered a "Brain Storm".:boxing:

Comment by TaurusJ27 on 03-27-2013

It'll be interesting to see when he'll be back in the ring.

Comment by mathed on 03-27-2013

LOL, he said the doc was booked up and can't get to him until next month. The initial doctor said that he had a "mild" concussion.

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