Allan Green pulls out of fight
One day after missing his contract weight by six pounds, Allan Green pulled out of this week's ESPN2 "Friday Night Fights" main event, citing food poisoning.
Green, a faded former super middleweight world title challenger, was supposed to face Eleider Alvarez (12-0, 8 KOs), 29, a 2008 Colombian Olympian who now lives in Montreal, in a scheduled 10-round fight that was contracted at 180 pounds at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, Conn.
The previously scheduled ...
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