For three former Champions of the The Ring-


Three boxers have died this month, all under tragic circumstances-This thread is for them-
Alexis Arguello (April 19, 1952 - July 1, 2009) died of a supposedly self inflicted gunshot wound. Arturo Gatti (April 15, 1972 – July 11, 2009) was another who died under very questionable circumstances, and Vernon Forrest (February 12, 1971 – July 25, 2009) was murdered during an attempted robbery.

Let’s all say a prayer for them and there familes. RIP Eternal Warriors.

Our Father in heaven,
hallowed be your name,
your kingdom come,
your will be done,
on earth as in heaven.
Give us today our daily bread.
Forgive us our sins
as we forgive those who sin against us.
Save us from the time of trial
and deliver us from evil.
For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are yours
now and for ever.

Thank you everyone.


Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord. And may Your Perpetual Light shine upon them. May they rest in peace.

Hail Mary,
full of grace,
the Lord is with thee.
Blessed art thou among women,
and blessed is the fruit of thy womb,
Holy Mary,
Mother of God,
pray for us sinners now,
and at the hour of our death.


May these three former boxers and the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy od God rest in peace. Amen.


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