IBF 30th Convention Day 4 Report & Photos

Day 4, the final full day of the 30th annual IBF convention, started off with the medical seminar. Three doctors gave their prepared lectures, and also touched on the medical situation that arose from the brutal knockout at last night’s show in Berlin.

Dr Wallace urged boxers to go for experience corner men

Dr. Wallace urges boxers to go for experienced corner men Often times, the death of boxers are blamed on the nature of the discipline while some apportion blame on officials. The recent had to do with 26-year-old Mexican junior featherweight boxer, Francisco “Frankie” Leal, nicknamed “The Little Soldier”, who suffered an eighth-round knockout to Raul Hirales in Caho San Lucas, Mexico. He later died from a brain injury suffered in the bout.

2014 IBF Convention: Day Two

Day two of the 31st annual IBF convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey was a full, activity-filled day. began with the medical seminar, then moved on to the judges seminar, ratings meeting and board of directors elections.

Boxing Hall Inducts Safety Keeper Dr. Paul Wallace

It is considered the most dangerous sport in the world, but in the state of California, it is arguably the safest and last Saturday, the California Boxing Hall of Fame inducted its first ringside physician in Dr. Paul W. Wallace.

Darchinyan TKOs Perez In LA

Vic “Raging Bull” Darchinyan (36-3-1, 27 KOs) continued his winning ways by stopping former IBF bantamweight champion Yonnhy “El Colombiano” Perez (20-2-1, 14 KOs) with a TKO stoppage at 1:44 in round five of a scheduled 12-round bout.

Darchinyan Beats Perez On Technical Decision

Vic Darchinyan defeated Yonnhy Perez by a technical decision after their scheduled 12-round bantamweight fight Saturday was stopped at 1:07 of the fifth round because Perez had a cut near his eye.