Mike Alvarado Injured, No Go With Vernon Paris

By Rick Reeno was advised that undefeated junior welterweight contender Mike Alvarado (29-0, 21KOs) suffered a bicep injury during last Saturday's TKO win over Dean Harrison, which took place on the Fernando Montiel-Nonito Donaire undercard at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.

Alvarado will not move forward with a scheduled fight against Vernon Paris (24-0, 14KOs) on April 16. Alvarado-Paris was the Showtime televised co-feature to Juan Manuel Lopez vs. Orlando Salido.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Check on 02-25-2011

This sucks for Vernon. This guy can't catch a break.

Comment by Sweet Jesus on 02-24-2011

If it ain't jail, it's an injury.

Comment by TX_BOXNG on 02-24-2011

Damn dat sucks for alvarado he was on comeback dis was gonna put back on top, ive never seen paris but i heard of him n dat he barely got thru emanuel augustus, mike was a good boxer puncher more…

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