ANTONIO TARVER RUMORS

Antonio Tarver Says He’s Broke, But Will Win Heavyweight Championship

Tarver is out of jail and admits he is having some financial troubles. He had to get a loan (which is never a good thing) from Al Haymon to pay back the $200k that he owes to the Wynn Casino, but here is his plan to pay it back. “It was a debt that I had,” Tarver admits … “a hiccup in the road.” Tarver says he’s hard up for cash — and hasn’t “made a dime in two...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Champion Antonio Tarver Arrested In Florida

LUTZ, FLORIDA - Former world champion boxer Antonio Tarver was arrested late Saturday night in Pinellas County on a warrant issued by Nevada authorities according to a report on the Tampa tribune.  The report goes on to say Tarver was arrested on a warrant for jumping bail and failure to appear in Clark County, Nevada. Tarver, aformer light heavyweight champion who held WBA, WBC...
Via BadCulture
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver’s Mugshot Is Not Profile Picture Material

Antonio Tarver was arrested late Saturday night in Florida on a warrant for jumping bail and failure to appear in court on fraud charges. His mug shot is shown above, and it’s less than flattering. I think it’s safe to say that one is not going in the scrapbook. [Photo via TMZ] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver Arrested For Insufficient Funds on Bad Checks

Antonio Tarver is in a bit of trouble. The 45 year old boxer was taken into custody after a Highway Patrol officer discovered that he had an open warrant for his arrest after he failed to appear in court and skipped bail following a charge related to “insufficient checks and fraud” in Nevada. From Tampa Tribune: Tarver, 45, who lives in Lutz and has trained in Tampa for years...
Via BlackSportsOnline
16 days ago  |  Discuss

A portly Antonio Tarver stops journeyman Mike Sheppard

Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver earned a fourth round TKO over journeyman Mike Sheppard last night at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The 45-year-old Tarver (30-6-0-1, 21 KOs), who last exited the squared circle in June 2012 following a controversial draw with Nigerian Lateef Kayode, floored the 38-year-old Sheppard (21-16-1, 9 KOs) three times before the...
Via Sports by Colin
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver will knockout journeyman Mike Sheppard

Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver will scrap journeyman Mike Sheppard tonight at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The 45-year-old Tarver (29-6-0-1, 20 KOs) last exited the squared circle in June 2012 following a controversial draw with Nigerian Lateef Kayode. However, the bout was ultimately declared a no contest after Tarver tested positive for the anabolic...
Via Sports by Colin
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Rocky Balboa’s conqueror, Antonio Tarver, will return to the ring

Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver announced Monday that he will scrap journeyman Mike Sheppard on November 26 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. Tarver (29-6-0-1, 20 KOs) last exited the squared circle in June 2012 following a controversial draw with Nigerian Lateef Kayode. However, the bout was ultimately declared a no contest after it was revealed that Tarver...
Via Sports by Colin
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Tarver tests positive for steroid

It's being reported by various outlets that former light heavyweight world titlist Antonio Tarver tested positive for the anabolic steroid drostanolone following his June 2 cruiserweight bout with Lateef Kayode in Carson, Calif. Tarver, who fought to a draw with Kayode, has yet to issue an official statement following the positive California State Athletic Commission test. ...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Tarver, Winky won't give up title dreams after 40

Antonio Tarver enjoys golf, good food and his job as a commentator on Showtime's boxing telecasts. He has so many reasons to forget about fighting and revel in the onset of middle age. Yet the 43-year-old veteran is still working out relentlessly, eating right and steeling his mind to fight Lateef Kayode, an undefeated title contender 14 years younger than him. After winning...
Via Fox Sports
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver vs. Lateef Kayode preview & prediction

On May 26, Antonio Tarver defends his marginal IBO Cruiserweight Title against unbeaten Lateef Kayode. Tarver, 43, breathed some life back into his career with a dominant 9th-round stoppage of streaking Danny Green last year. A win over Kayode would greatly further his cause in a cruiserweight division that is on its way up. In order to do that, Tarver, 29-6 (20), will need to repel...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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