Tag Archives: #WBC

Danny ‘Swift’ Garcia: A Visit to North Philly [Photos]

By Rudy Mondragon  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has a rich boxing history. It is home to some of the rawest fighters the boxing scene has ever seen. From the hard punching Bennie Briscoe to hall of famers like Joey Giardello and Philly’s forever Heavyweight Champion, Joe Frazier. The list of old timers and modern day fighters from Philly can […]

Taking notes from the NBA, the World Boxing Council Suspends Broner

By Mateo Banegas Following racial remarks made by Adrien Broner during his post-fight interview this past weekend, the WBC has hereby suspended Broner from participating in any WBC-sanctioned championship and will exclude him from the WBC ratings, until he makes a public apology that is satisfactory to the global public. As announced on the WBC […]

WBC Leader Passes Away at Age 82

Jose Sulaiman, the leader of the World Boxing Council (WBC) died today in Los Angeles at the age of 82. It was confirmed today by his son, Mauricio Sulaiman, executive secretary of the WBC. Sulaiman recently had a heart operation and showed improvement until December 30 when he suffered further complication. Through the WBC, Sulaiman […]