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Juan Manuel Lopez loses license

Updated: April 4, 2012, 2:15 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- The commonwealth's professional boxing commission has suspended the license of former WBO featherweight champion Juan Manuel Lopez for one year for criticizing a referee after his March 10 loss to Mexico's Orlando Salido.

He was also ordered Tuesday to pay a $10,000 fine and provide 100 hours of community service.

Lopez previously said a suspension would force him into early retirement. He has 20 days to appeal.

He had accused referee Roberto Ramirez ...

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