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WBC's Jose Sulaiman: Takashi Miura is Perfectly Fine

By Salvador Rodriguez

World Boxing Council President Jose Sulaiman disputes recent reports that WBC super featherweight champion Takashi Miura is hospitalized with numerous injuries. On Saturday night in Cancun, Miura dropped Sergio Thompson two times to win a twelve round unanimous decision. Miura survived his own knockdown in the eight round.

After the match, Miura was vomiting and taken to a local hospital as a precautionary measure.

"[He] is perfectly fine, and I was with him last night. He came to dinner with us, he is perfectly fine. We only took him [to the hospital] to see why he was throwing up, but he is perfectly [fine]," Sulaiman said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by sinontec on 08-19-2013

Sulaiman has a big heart, i wish he was my padrino

Comment by nycsmooth on 08-19-2013

Glad to hear the champ is fine, & as stated, a precaution was taken in2 getting him checked...

Comment by any craic lad? on 08-18-2013

Great to hear.Always worrying to hear a fighter taken to hospital after a hard fight.Now roll on Uchiyama Miura 2

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