Better late than never for Brinkley
Five and a half years after competing in Season 1 of "The Contender" reality TV series, Jesse Brinkley will find himself fighting for a world championship when he meets 168-pound champ Lucian Bute in Montreal on Friday (on ESPN3.com for U.S. residents).
Sergio Mora, who defeated Brinkley on "The Contender," has been a champion at 154 pounds and boxed to a draw with Shane Mosley on pay-per-view last month. Alfonso Gomez, who outpointed Brinkley on "The Contender," had his ...
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