Found June 09, 2012 on Sports by Colin:
“The Tijuana Tornado” Antonio Margarito announced his retirement in a press release to “family, friends and fans” Thursday afternoon. “After 22 years of full dedication to the profession I love, I have made the decision to announce my retirement from … Continue reading →
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