Former world boxing champ Segura, will remain in the hospital for 3 days

Former world boxing champ Segura, will remain in the hospital for 3 days

Manila : Philippines | Dec 13, 2011 at 2:38 AM PST
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Manila, Philippines - Former world boxing champion Giovani Segura will no longer undergo an operation after he was beaten up so hard by WBO flyweight champion Brian "The Hawaiian Punch" Viloria.

Segura is suffering a fractured orbital bone.

According to Richard Mota, manager of the Mexican boxer, Segura will no longer undergo a surgery but he will still remain in the hospital for three days.

Earlier, before traveling back to Los Angeles, California, Viloria paid a visit to his former sparring partner.

Viloria said, that he is praying for his friend's immediate recovery.

Memorably, referee Samuel Viruet of New York stops the contest in the 8th round after Viloria beat up Segura so hard on the right side of his head.

Earl Cebedo is based in Cagayan de Oro, Northern Mindanao, Philippines, and is an Anchor on Allvoices.
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