Forrest out of May non-title bout
Junior middleweight titleholder Vernon Forrest suffered a training injury and has withdrawn from a May 1 nontitle bout with Jason LeHoullier, Forrest promoter Gary Shaw told ESPN.com on Saturday.
"Rib injury, he will be OK," Shaw said in an e-mail.
Forrest (41-3, 29 KOs) was supposed to face LeHoullier in a 10-round bout on a "ShoBox" tripleheader on Showtime in a fight that was designed to serve as a tuneup for an August meeting with mandatory challenger and interim belt-holder Sergio ...
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