New Foe For Williams (Maybe)

Puerto Rican news site is reporting that welterweight contender Carlos Quintana has agreed to fight Paul Williams on Feb. 2. Quintana would be a substitute for Kermit Cintron, who prior to his hand injury was slated to face Williams as the headlining HBO telecast from San Lucia. MVN contacted Northeast Promotions, who promote Quintana, to confirm this news but was issued a “no comment” statement by the promotional company.  Stay tuned for more info as it arrives.

About Tim Starks

Tim is the founder of The Queensberry Rules and co-founder of The Transnational Boxing Rankings Board ( He lives in Washington, D.C. He has written for the Guardian, Economist, New Republic, Chicago Tribune and more.