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JERMAIN TAYLOR RUMORS

Jermain Taylor charged with battery of fellow rehab facility resident

  Boxer Jermain Taylor is facing a new charge after he was accused of hitting another resident at the rehabilitation center where he has been confined since he was charged with shooting his cousin and threatening a child with a gun. A Pulaski County District judge issued the second-degree battery warrant Thursday. Sheriff's Office spokesman Carl Minden said the charge is connected...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Psychiatrist recommends release of middleweight champ Taylor

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A psychiatrist who evaluated boxer Jermain Taylor at his attorneys' request says he should be released, but made to wear an ankle monitor and submit to random drug and alcohol testing. A Pulaski County judge said Tuesday he'll wait to decide if the champion middleweight boxer can go home until state doctors have finished their evaluation of his mental state....
Via AP on Fox
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

IBF Strips Jermaine Taylor Of Middleweight Title

MAUMELLE, Ark. – According to multiple reports, Lindsey Tucker with the International Boxing Federation (IBF) announced thatJermain Taylor was stripped of his IBF middleweight title on Thursday. The IBF based their decision on the Taylor’s inability to defend the title due to the onslaught of legal troubles he’s faced recently. In accordance with their rules, Taylor’s promoter...
Via BadCulture
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Jermain Taylor reportedly ordered to undergo mental evaluation

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- An Arkansas judge has ordered a mental evaluation for champion middleweight boxer Jermain Taylor. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that a Pulaski County judge granted a request Tuesday from Taylor's attorneys that the boxer be moved to a state hospital for a full evaluation. Taylor faces charges stemming from an August shooting of his cousin at his home...
Via AP on Fox
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jermain Taylor Speaks Post Gun Incident

LITTLE ROCK, AR- IBF middleweight champion turned himself in to law enforcement and pled not guilty to charges that he pointed a gun at a man’s head and threatened to shoot three small children at a Martin Luther King parade in his hometown of Little Rock. Taylor has already been released after posting a $50,000 bond. Prior to turning himself in, Taylor posted the below video...
Via BadCulture
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

IBF Champ Taylor Charged With Discharging Firearm, Endangerment

LITTLE ROCK, AR – IBF middleweight champion Jermain Taylor finds himself in hot water with the law again. According to KATV.com, Taylor was questioned by police in Little Rock Monday afternoon for discharging a firearm. Additional charges of endangering the welfare of a minor and possession of marijuana are also expected to be handed down. Taylor is currently awaiting trial for...
Via BadCulture
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Jermain Taylor to defend title against Sergio Mora

On Friday, Feb. 6, DiBella Entertainment and Goossen Promotions will present an exciting edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights when IBF middleweight champion Jermain "Bad Intentions" Taylor (33-4-1, 20KO's) puts his IBF middleweight title on the line against Contender Season One winner Sergio "The Latin Snake" Mora (27-3-2, 9KO's). The 12-round championship bout is set take place at...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

More Trouble For IBF Champ Jermain Taylor

It’s never a dull moment for “THE NEW” IBF Middleweight champion Jermain Taylor… As he awaits the outcome of his current shooting case (Taylor has finally been hit with charges for SHOOTING his cousin at his Arkansas mansion back in August — and if convicted, could face up to 26 years behind bars) he finds himself in the hot seat again. This time, Taylor is accused of...
Via BadCulture
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Police: Jermain Taylor shot cousin several times, in custody

Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor has been arrested and charged with first-degree domestic battery and aggravated assault in the shooting of his cousin, a Pulaski County (Arkansas) Sheriff’s Office spokesman told ESPN. The cousin remains in serious condition at an area hospital after being shot multiple times, the spokesperson, Lt. Carl Minden said. The incident...
Via Low Brow Sports
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jermain Taylor, Ricardo Alvarez, Robert Easter & U.S. Olympians Warren & Herring on the Showtime Extreme telecast this Saturday

Showtime Extreme viewers will be treated to high-energy boxing action at 6:00 p.m. ET/PT this Saturday, Dec. 14, as bouts featuring Ricardo "Dinamita" Alvarez and Robert Easter Jr. will set the stage for Showtime's quadruple header headlined by the championship bout between Adrien "The Problem" Broner and Marcos "Chino" Maidana. Additionally, fans in the arena will see the return...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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