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Publicist caught in middle of scuffle breaks leg

Updated: January 17, 2002, 3:14 PM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- A publicist for Bob Arum's Top Rank Inc. broke his right leg while trying to break up a scuffle between Oscar De La Hoya and Fernando Vargas at a news conference Wednesday.

Ricardo Jimenez got caught in the middle when handlers for both fighters rushed in to break up the fight, Top Rank's Bill Caplan said Thursday.

Jimenez was on Vargas' side of the podium at a news conference called to formally announce the fighters will meet for De La Hoya's WBC super welterweight ...

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