Alfredo Angulo lost his fight to Erislandy Lara this past weekend, after a crazy finish which saw a seemingly random punch instantly end his night without him going down. Angulo took the punch, turned away from the action, and the referee called off the action. Angulo's face immediately began swelling, and speculation was that he had a broken orbital bone.
Here, you'll find an official statement from Angulo on the fight, the results of his examinations, and the good news that there's no permanent injuries to his eye.
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"I want to thank all of my fans for their support in the wake of my eye injury this past weekend. I have undergone various medical examinations which I am glad to report revealed no broken bones. California State Athletic Commission physician Dr. Pearlman Hicks has informed me that I only suffered a contusion and my eye specialist thankfully sees no permanent injury to my eye.
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