Advertisement: IBO Boxing

Adrien Broner Arrested at Wilder-Fury Weigh-In at MGM

LAS VEGAS – Thirteen months after headlining a pay-per-view show with Manny Pacquiao at MGM Grand Garden Arena, Adrien Broner was led from that venue in handcuffs Friday. reported Friday that Broner was arrested by Las Vegas police officers for refusing to leave the arena during the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury weigh-in at the request of MGM security personnel. According to TMZ, Broner is banned from MGM Grand due to an incident that occurred in November at the expansive property on the Las Vegas strip.


When MGM security guards asked Broner to leave the weigh-in, which was open to the public Friday, he ignored them. They then called the Las Vegas Police Department for assistance.

Broner reportedly was taken to Clark County Jail following his arrest. The TMZ story stated Broner will be processed and released after being given a citation for misdemeanor trespassing.

The 30-year-old Broner (33-4-1, 24 KOs, 1 NC), a Cincinnati native, hasn’t fought since he lost a 12-round unanimous decision to the Philippines’ Pacquiao in their 12-round WBA welterweight fight in January 2019 at MGM Grand.

Keith Idec is a senior writer/columnist for He can be reached on Twitter @Idecboxing.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by ShoulderRoll on 02-22-2020

Broner stays losing at life.

Comment by PittyPat on 02-22-2020

Is he still yung doe?

Comment by davef on 02-22-2020

[QUOTE=Curtis Harper;20406343][IMG][/IMG][/QUOTE] Lol oh man that entrance and then the exit afterwards still the funniest night I have ever had watching boxing literally just spat out my drink remembering it [IMG][/IMG]

Comment by P4Pdunny on 02-22-2020

This dude stays getting in something man

Comment by Curtis Harper on 02-22-2020


Top Headlines
Adrien Broner Ready To Focus 120% On Boxing; People Bank On Me To F--k Around Andrade: Liam Williams Is Not Gonna Be The One To Stop This Train Fernando Vargas Compares His Generation To Current Era Benavidez vs. Angulo: Sampson Secures License in Arizona Canelo's Coach: We Want GGG at 160 - But We'll Make A lot of Noise at 168! Jarrell Miller: A Fight Against Tyson Fury is Inevitable WBA Prez Discusses The State of Boxing During The Pandemic Boxing Will Be Back, But How Much Will It Cost? Canelo's Trainer: I Promise, Golovkin is Getting Knocked Out! Frampton vs. Herring To Land in Late Summer or Early Fall Warren: Tyson Fury Glove Allegations Are Pathetic, It's Stupid! Stevenson: I'm Moving Up To 130 For Sure, Unless It's Warrington Next Carlos Cuadras Eager For Revenge Against Juan Francisco Estrada Sergio Martinez Wants Kerman Lejarraga as Comeback Opponent Devin Haney Reinstated As WBC Lightweight Champion Fury: Coronavirus Can Take Anyone Out, Regardless of How Invincible We Feel Hearn: Joshua Has To Box By Mid-August To Fight Twice in 2020 Mares: I Still Want To Perform At The Highest Level Like I Always Have Parker's Manager: Junior Fa's Demands Were Stratospheric Barry Hearn Has Surgery After Suffering Minor Heart Attack Teofimo Lopez: Davis Can't Even Knock Out an Old Gamboa! Devin Haney Only Moving Up To 140 For Mikey Garcia Keith Thurman Welcomes Rematch With 'Predictable' Danny Garcia Navarrete: I Want Naoya Inoue, Vargas, Luis Nery, Akhmadaliev Demetrius Andrade Angles For Hometown Title Defense Nazarena Romero Changes Life For The Better Through Boxing Callum Smith: I Have No 'Canelo' Regrets Top Rank Prez: No Indication Wilder Would Step Aside For Fury-Joshua Aaron Aponte: Tremendous Feeling To Know My Life is Gonna Change Real Soon Joshua: As a British Fighter - I Don't Get Respect From World Media! Team Pulev Aim For Contingency Plan To Stage Joshua Fight AIBA Pays Off Massive Debt, Implementing Changes Demanded By IOC Joseph Parker: Junior Fa Priced Himself Out, Wanted Too Much Takahiro Ao Decides To Retire From Boxing Spence: Car Accident Was Wake-Up Call From God; Was Way Too Comfortable Atlas: Ruiz, In Better Shape, Would Have Still Lost To Joshua Dmitry Bivol Targets Canelo: I Know I Can Beat Him, I'll Go To 168 Dennis Hogan Plans To Return To Junior Middleweight Teofimo Lopez's Target List: Loma, Haney, Josh Taylor, Jose Ramirez Hearn Slams Move By 'Stubborn' Dana White To Stage Island Fights
Latest Forum Threads