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WBC's Sulaiman Warns That Baldomir's Health at Risk

The World Boxing Council has reviewed all of the information related to the upcoming fight announced for April 25 between Russian Andrey Meryasev and former champion Carlos Baldomir, and is urgently warning against it. 
 
This fight was also objected to by the Argentine Boxing Federation and FECOMBOX.
 
Baldomir is emerging from 17 months of inactivity, since his embarrassing performance against Marco Antonio Rubio. He has no permission from the Argentine Federation and has no medical exams.
 
Carlos Baldomir submitted an exit permit from an entity called World Pugilism Commission, and the fight is being accepted by the boxing commission of Kanasin, Yucatan, which is not affiliated with the FECOMBOX.
 
WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman warned such a fight would present an ultra high risk to Baldomir, as he's well past his best days.
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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jas on 04-23-2014

Work in a boxing gym Carlos . Be a trainer , motivator, pass on your experience.

Comment by Dirk Diggler UK on 04-23-2014

Inb4 "Floyd ruined him"

Comment by Hougigo on 04-23-2014

Most they can do is not sanction it for the WBC "lol belt"

Comment by nycsmooth on 04-23-2014

but Sulaiman's the guy that said it ok 4 Mayorga 2 fight Rubio, hasn't fought in over 3 years & that was a ko loss...

Comment by Johnny_Roa on 04-23-2014

I guess he just wants the pay day. Baldomir has absolutely no business on the ring now. But If Sulaiman is that worried he should be thinking in a way of providing support to retired fighters and give em a…

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