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Bothersome Elbow Sidelines Chris Arreola

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 19 Nov 2014

Bothersome elbow sidelines Arreola

By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola, due to fight on a Dec. 11 ESPN2 boxing special at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California, dropped off the card Tuesday because of a left elbow problem.

Arreola (35-4, 31 KOs), 33, of Riverside, California, was supposed to return for his first fight since Bermane Stiverne stopped him in the sixth round of their rematch to win a vacant world title May 10. Arreola did not yet have an opponent.
His elbow has been giving him problems since about two weeks before the Stiverne fight, from which Arreola considered pulling out because of the injury. He had surgery on the elbow July 7.

"He had surgery on his elbow after the fight with Stiverne, and it is just not responding in the gym the way it should, so it's best to give him a little more time before he's in an actual fight," Tom Brown of Goossen Promotions...

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rayajr's Photo rayajr 19 Nov 2014

An entertaining HW. Not too many left. Hooe he makes a full recovery.

ShameLess's Photo ShameLess 19 Nov 2014

Fat Mexicane gots eating elbow mane. Him a good loser

boxalettice 's Photo boxalettice 19 Nov 2014

retire now that's best for carnitas