Cloutier’s Canada Corner
Altidor Obliged To Take His Retirement
By Daniel Cloutier
Photo: Patrick Lacombe
MONTRÉAL — The Montrealer super middleweight Louisbert
Altidor confirmed Wednesday morning his decision to take his
A fighter of 31 years old, Altidor has been hospitalized
last week after a training session in Montréal. He was
suffering of a severe vascular brain trauma. His doctor told
him it was a must to end immediately his boxing career.
Former football player, Altidor, who fought 70 times in the
amateurs, completed his pro boxing career with a record of
9-2-0. At his last bout, June 6th at the Montréal Casino,
Altidor won by unanimous decision against the Mexican Jesus
Manuel Beltran (5-2-0).