German Guartos Passes Away, Brawl Related Injuries

By Per Ake Persson

Spanish website reports the tragic death of German Guartos, who passed away in Colombia due to the injuries he received in a brawl.
Guartos, 33, was a Spanish amateur champion and turned pro in 99. He had good career winning the WBO Latin title at bantamweight but lost to Mahyar Monshipour and Michael Hunter in EBU title fights at super bantamweight.
In 2006, at only 27, German walked away from boxing with a record at around 22-2-1-1.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 05-20-2012

[QUOTE=el***;12150580]I dont even know who he is but it always makes me sad when boxers die young.[/QUOTE] I agree...RIP young man...Unfortunate so many European boxers not know in US 4 lack of covering media...only 4 title shots or something contraversial...

Comment by elfag on 05-20-2012

I dont even know who he is but it always makes me sad when boxers die young.

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