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Video: Al Bernstein sings tribute to boxing’s big lost names from 2012: Steward, Dundee, Camacho, Sugar, Tapia

The sport of Boxing lost a number of very important figures in 2012. A special tribute to them is currently featured on The Boxing Channel at www.boxingchannel.tv. This tribute is more unique because it features Hall of Fame boxing announcer Al Bernstein revisiting his role as recording artist as he is the vocalist in the musical part of the feature. The musical tribute honors...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Camacho family, ex-girlfriends brawl

What started as a somber memorial for a boxing legend turned into an all-out brawl. A fight broke out Tuesday at the two-day viewing ceremony for former world champion Hector "Macho" Camacho, who died Saturday from gunshot wounds suffered four days earlier. Relatives became incensed when a woman leaned down and kissed the fallen boxer in his casket, according to multiple...
Via Fox Sports
November 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Cat fights breakout at Hector Camacho’s wake

In life boxer Hector “Macho” Camacho was an electric yet polarizing figure and in death he is still living up to his lightning rod status. The former world champion was shot dead outside of a bar in Puerto Rico on November 20 while sitting in a parked car that was found to contain multiple sealed and unsealed bags of cocaine. Camacho battled the disease of addiction for most...
Via Players View
November 29, 2012  |  Discuss
TERRIBLE TRAGEDY

Camacho declared clinically brain dead

Hector "Macho" Camacho, the boxing legend who was shot in the face Tuesday in Puerto Rico, was declared by doctors to be clinically brain dead on Thursday. 

Via The Other Paper
November 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Hector Camacho shot & badly injured, but alive, in Puerto Rico

Boxing fans may either love or hate Hector "Macho" Camacho. But nobody wants to receive news like this. The former boxing champion was badly wounded in a shooting on Tuesday evening in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. The first report that we found, in Spanish, is from ElNuevoDia.com, but the story has since been picked up in various outlets, and the consensus is that while he is...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Reports: Hector Camacho shot

Boxing legend Hector "Macho" Camacho was shot late Tuesday night in Puerto Rico and is in critical condition, according to multiple reports. Several outlets are reporting that that Camacho, 50, was seated in a Ford Mustang when shots were fired from a second vehicle, and that the driver in the Mustang was killed. According to El Nuevo Herald, Camacho was shot in the neck...
Via Fox Sports
November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Hector Camacho surrenders to police

Boxer Hector Camacho has turned himself in to police in Orlando after he was charged with child abuse for allegedly assaulting his son. According to the Orlando Sentinel, the 49-year-old former champion is accused of picking up his teenage son by the neck, slamming him to the ground and stomping on the boy's foot in March 2011. The boy reportedly told police Camacho was "...
Via Fox Sports
April 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Boxer Hector Camacho charged with child-abuse

Former champion boxer Hector ''Macho'' Camacho is facing a felony count of child abuse and turned himself in to Florida authorities this week on a warrant filed late last year. The 49-year-old Camacho posted a $5,000 bond at the Orange County Jail in Orlando on Monday and was released. According to the arrest affidavit, Camacho surrendered on a warrant that records...
Via AP on Fox
April 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Camacho Jr. training with father and has an edge to re-launch career

Like father, like son - Camacho Jr. trains with legendary father to prepare for upcoming title fight on ESPN Even in some of the more impoverished streets of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Hector Camacho Jr. finds signs of encouragement. A morning jog results in a chance encounter with champions both past and present – Miguel Cotto, Juan Manuel Lopez – all of whom train regularly in...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Ayala ready to seize opportunity against Camacho Jr.

  Elvin Ayala felt the excitement the moment he found out he’d be fighting Hector Camacho Jr. next month on national television. “I started getting goose bumps,” he said. Just don’t expect him to be star-struck once the bell rings. Ayala (25-4-1, 11 KOs) is all business as he prepares for the first defense of his World Boxing Council U.S. National Boxing Council (WBC USNBC...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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