Found January 31, 2012 on
Andre Berto suffered a ruptured left biceps while training yesterday. The injury will require surgery and forced the indefinite postponement of his rematch with Victor Ortiz, which had been scheduled for February 11 in Las Vegas. The entire card, which was also slated to include Erislandy Lara vs. Ronald Hearns and Gary Russell Jr. vs. Dat Nguyen, has been canceled....Read Full Post
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
In less than two weeks, we'll all finally get to see the highly anticipated rematch between Victor Ortiz and Andre Berto. Ortiz vs. Berto II will be televised on Showtime, as opposed to the first bout, the 2011 Fight of the Year, which was shown on HBO. Right here, you can watch several different video previews and promos for the fight, brought to you by the behind the scenes...
Boxing fans were dealt another blow Tuesday with the postponement of the highly-anticipated Feb. 11 rematch between welterweights Andre Berto and Victor Ortiz.
According to the Los Angeles Times, the 28-year-old Berto needs arthroscopic surgery after injuring his left biceps while sparring.
"It does not appear to be a seven-month injury, but the fight is absolutely off on...
Well, here's some bad news: Less than two weeks away from the highly anticipated rematch between Andre Berto and Victor Ortiz, the fight is in jeopardy after Berto suffered an arm injury. ESPN's Dan Rafael quotes sources saying that the full diagnosis awaits the results on am MRI but it "didn't sound good."Whether you are a fan of either individual boxer or...
It appears as if the boxing community will have to wait a little longer for Showtime’s first “big” fight of the year. The highly anticipated rematch between welterweights Victor Ortiz (29-3, 22 KOs) and Andre Berto (28-1, 22 KOs) that was scheduled for Feb. 11th has been postponed due to a left biceps injury suffered [...]
Berto Arm Injury Forces Cancellation of Rematch Against Victor Ortiz; Postponement Dates Being Discussed as Possibility
Due to a left biceps injury sustained while training on Monday, January 30, Andre Berto will be unable to compete in his scheduled February 11 Showtime televised bout against Victor Ortiz at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., forcing a cancellation...
Last week, former WBC and IBF welterweight champion Andre Berto held a open media workout in preparation for his highly anticipated rematch with Victor Ortiz. We put together this boxing highlight reel of the very best of his workout as he hit the mitts, pummeled the bag and showcased his skills as we look towards [...]
Boxing's 2011 Fight of the Year did not include the likes of Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao, or Sergio Martinez, but instead involved two rising welterweights in Andre Berto and Victor Ortiz. The fight featured multiple knockdowns and momentum swings, with both fighters displaying great heart.
Fortunately, these two talented young lions will have at it again on February...
Andre Berto suffered a serious left biceps injury during a Monday sparring session, and Tuesday his rematch with fellow former welterweight titleholder Victor Ortiz was postponed.
Andre Berto suffered an arm injury on Monday training for his Feb. 11 rematch with fellow former welterweight titlist Victor Ortiz, putting the fight in jeopardy, two sources involved in the fight said.
The early aughts saw champions-in-the-making Victor Ortiz, Steven Luevano, and Brandon Rios all begin their ascent up the pro ranks, yet it was fellow southern Californian Jose Miguel Aguiniga who many experts predicted would first reach the peak. In boxing, a fighter is not always the sum of his physical parts. Such was the case of Aguiniga. Though he ran his record to an impressive...