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Omar Henry Funeral Service To Be Streamed Live

By Jake Donovan - Friends and family will be in Chicago on Friday morning to pay their final respects to Omar Henry, who sadly passed away one week ago. The funeral service lands on what would have be...Read More

Photos: Final Respects Paid To Omar Henry in Chicago

Earlier today in Chicago, friends and family paid their final respects to Omar Henry, who sadly passed away one week ago. The funeral service lands on what would have been his 26th birthday, perhaps f...Read More

Omar Henry Will Be Laid To Rest on Friday in Chicago

Omar Henry fell one week short of seeing his 26th birthday when passing away on February 1. His birthday – February 8, which comes this Friday – will now serve as a homecoming, as the one-time prom...Read More

Omar Henry (1987-2013) - The Good Die Young

By Jake Donovan - Live fast, die young and have a good looking corpse. The phrase was originally coined by novelist Willard Motley, though often attributed to actor James Dean – who fittingly (though ...Read More

Omar Henry, 25, Passes Away After Battle With Cancer

Omar Henry's wish of living long enough to see his 26th birthday sadly goes unfulfilled. The unbeaten prospect was pronounced dead Friday morning, succumbing to a battle with gall bladder cancer. H...Read More

Omar Henry Fights For His Life, Battling Stage-4 Cancer

It wasn’t very long ago when Omar Henry craved the spotlight. His only wish nowadays is to live long enough to see his 26th birthday. The unbeaten prospect is literally fighting for his life these ...Read More

Hernandez-Winchester Replaces Sidelined Omar Henry

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla.— The co-feature fight between undefeated lightweight contender Angelo “La Cobra” Santana (13-0, 10 KOs), from Miami, and fellow unbeaten Johnny Garcia (13-0, 8 KOs), from Hollan...Read More

Omar Henry Potentially Out From ShoBox Showcase

The main event of this Friday’s Shobox telecast is in jeopardy, as Omar Henry might be forced to withdraw from his showdown with Juan Ubaldo Cabrera in Miami, Florida. The unbeaten middleweight pr...Read More

Omar Henry Moves Up To 160, Now Facing Cabrera

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla.—Don King’s Omar “El Boricua” Henry (12-0-1, 9 KOs), from Oakland, Calif., will fight at 160 pounds when he faces World Boxing Association No. 15-ranked middleweight Juan Ubaldo ...Read More

King Sets Henry-De La Rosa, Santana-Garcia For ShoBox

This coming Thursday, promoter Don King will officially announce a SHOWTIME-televised ShoBox: The New Generation doubleheader from Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. - taking place on Friday, N...Read More

Omar Henry-Ishe Smith in The Works For Nov. 16?

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a fight between undefeated prospect Omar Henry (12-0-1, 9KOs) and former Contender Series participant Ishe Smith (24-5, 11KOs) is being discussed for the November...Read More

Omar Henry Eyes August Bout, Title Shot Down The Road

With only two rounds fought in the previous 52 weeks heading into Saturday’s fight, Omar Henry was pleased to know he’d be fighting at least twice in the span of the next two months. The unbeaten 1...Read More

Photos/Weights: Williamson-Grano, Santana, Henry, More

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — The weights are in for the “Viva Don King II” boxing card which takes place on Saturday in Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. Promoter Don King h...Read More

Photos: Williamson-Grano, Santana-Savi Final Presser

HOLLYWOOD, Fla.—Fighters spoke in front of the press for the final time today before the “Viva Don King II” boxing card takes place on Saturday in Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino i...Read More

Photos: Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s Sparring Partners in Camp

Bastie Samir, J'Leon Love, Ramon Montano, Omar Henry, and Luis Arias have been serving as sparring partners in the camp of Floyd Mayweather Jr. (42-0, 26KOs), as the current WBC welterweight champion ...Read More

Theophane: Mayweather Lit Up Henry, Samir, But Not Love

My second and unfortunately, last week at The Mayweather Gym in Las Vegas was truly amazing. Over the last two weeks I have pushed my body through fifty hours of gym and road work. It has been both pu...Read More

Ishe: Mayweather Damn Near Knocked Out Omar Henry!

Rugged junior middleweight contender Ishe Smith (22-5, 10KOs) has been used in the past as a sparring partner for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Smith often hangs around the Mayweather Gym in Las Vegas. Mayweat...Read More

Mayweather Jr. Spars With Omar Henry For Cotto Clash

Undefeated middleweight prospect Omar Henry confirmed that on Thursday he finished putting in work with Floyd Mayweather Jr. at the Ten Goose Boxing Gym in Van Nuys, California. ...Read More

Eric Morel, Frankie Gomez, Molina Win at Honda Center

Honda Center, Anaheim, California - Junior middleweight prospect Omar Henry (11-0-1, 9KOs) fought Lester Gonzales (12-5-3, 6KO) to a second round technical draw, after Gonzales suffered an accidental ...Read More

Omar Henry Returns on Mares-Agbeko Card on Dec. 3

Rising star and top boxing prospect Omar Henry plans to continue his undefeated streak in Anaheim, CA on December 3, 2011 as part of the undercard for the Abner Mares versus Joseph Agbeko IBF bantamwe...Read More