Skip to comments.Ex-boxer 'Macho' Camacho hurt in shooting
Posted on 11/20/2012 8:32:01 PM PST by ConservativeStatement
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Ex-boxing champion Hector "Macho" Camacho was in critical condition Tuesday after being shot in Puerto Rico, medical officials said.
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I used to read the Puerto Rican newspaper years ago while learning Spanish.
It’s where I first learned the word for shooting - it seemed that every day there were a dozen stories about shootings.
It made me decide not to visit there!
Camacho was something special in his prime. I especially remember his bouts with Mancini, Pazienza and two gems vs. Greg Haugen. He’s also fought the likes of Chavez, Trinidad, de la Hoya, Leonard and he’s never been k.o.ed. Prayers sent for Hector.