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Paul Williams Joins Team Fight to Walk!


New York, NY (December 7, 2014) – Three time world champion Paul “The Punisher” Williams is the newest member of Team Fight to Walk. A fixture on the pound for pound lists and a fan favorite, Williams had an outstanding 41-2 record with 27 wins by knockout. Williams, a two-division titlist, became paralyzed from the waist down following a motorcycle ... Read More »

Paul Williams feels good, remains confident


LAS VEGAS – A motorcycle accident took away Paul Williams’ legs, but not his confidence. It was there, as evident as ever Friday when he came out of an elevator at the MGM Grand before the weigh-in for the Showtime-televised junior-welterweight fight between Canelo Alvarez and Josesito Lopez Saturday night. Williams was in a wheelchair. But he made it sound ... Read More »

Paul Williams update

Monday, June 4, 2012. Paul ‘The Punisher’ Williams, wishes to send his sincere thanks and appreciation to his fans worldwide for their prayers, cards and wishes he’s received since his motorcycle accident just over a week ago. “I feel the love and support from everyone and it’s overwhelming, I am very thankful to all of my fans and friends who ... Read More »

Canelo Alvarez to fight James Kirkland

After the unfortunate accident to former two division champion Paul Williams, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will now take on James Kirkland on September 15th in Las Vegas for the WBC Super Welterweight champions that will be the headline bout of an HBO PPV card according to Dan Rafael of “That’s not the way you want to get the fight, but ... Read More »

Paul Williams Paralyzed in Motorcycle Crash

Former world champion Paul Williams was Paralyzed from the waist down due to a motorcycle accident that happened near his Atlanta home on Sunday. In a statement to, George Peterson who is a Williams Manager/Trainer/Father Figure said “”They’re saying he won’t walk again or box again,” said Peterson, who flew to Atlanta from Washington, D.C., where they were training ... Read More »

Canelo Alvarez to defend against Paul Williams on PPV on September 15th

Popular WBC Super Welterweight champion Saul Alvarez will defend his title against the dangerous former world champion Paul Williams to help celebrate the Mexican Independence weekend on September 15th in a bout that is ticketed for Pay Per View according to Dan Rafael of The bout will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. “Canelo and Williams ... Read More »

Williams brings silence, Cloud brings controversy, Arreola brings violence


CORPUS CHRISTI, Tex. – Paul “The Punisher” Williams burst on the scene years ago as a gangly, volume-punching giant whom no manager wished to match his fighter against. That made him entertaining. He is the same man today. But no one is entertained by it any longer. In the main event of Saturday’s “Triple Threat” card from American Bank Center ... Read More »


Williams_Ishida_Weigh In

Follow all the action LIVE from Corpus Christie, Texas when former two division champion Paul Williams takes on former champion Nobohiro Ishida. The card will feature the IBF Light Heavyweight championship bout between Tavoris Cloud and Gabriel Campillo plus bouts involving heavyweight contenders Chris Arreola and Malik Scott. The action begins at 8pm eastern/7pm in Texas 12 ROUNDS SUPER WELTERWEIGHTS–PAUL ... Read More »

Williams, Cloud and Arreola lead a spirited “Triple Threat” weigh-in

CORPUS CHRISTI, Tex. – The banner behind the scale on the hastily erected stage read “Three of boxing’s biggest threats, seeking world supremacy.” Far as promotional taglines go, it wasn’t a most-ridiculous claim, though of course it was exaggerated. California heavyweight Chris Arreola then took the stage, and the force of his mass, or personality, made the centerpiece banner fall. ... Read More »

Lucky punches and Paul Williams’ threat of a triple


The prizefighter formerly known as “Boxing’s Most Feared” has a problem with misfortune. Paul Williams, in his mind and his handlers’, has been a victim of bad luck. Williams’ trainer, George Peterson, sees no reason to make changes, Williams seems unsure if he’s ever technically lost, and Dan Goosen, who receives a promoter’s fee from Williams, says Miguel Cotto is ... Read More »

Paul Williams to take on Ishida; Cloud – Campillo on February 18th on SHOWTIME

Former Welterweight world champion Paul Williams will be back in action on February 18th when he takes on Nobohiro Ishida on February 18th as part of a Showtime televised card that will also feature IBF Light heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud defending against Gabriel Campillo according to Dan Rafael of “Paul is anxious to get back in there and re-establish ... Read More »

Keeping score: New Jersey suspensions are timely, but a word or three short of being complete

If it isn’t the biggest upset in many years, New Jersey’s suspension of the three scorekeepers in the decision given to Paul Williams and stolen from Erislandy Lara is a stunner that is laudable for its immediacy, yet incomplete in its scope, language and accountability. To wit: It is hard to judge, which is something Al Bennett, Hilton Whitaker and ... Read More »

Williams – Lara judges suspended

According to Dan Rafael of, the three judges for this past Saturday’s Jr. Middleweight bout that saw Paul Williams win a controverisal majority decision over Erislandy Lara in Atlantic City have been suspended by New Jersey boxing Czar Aaron Davis. This reporter had a five point win for Lara from ringside. In a letter obtained by, New Jersey ... Read More »


“The most consistent launching pad for future champions for a full decade” ShoBox: The New Generation celebrates it’s 10 year anniversary with a live match between top prospects Diego Magdaleno and Alejandro Perez. Watch highlights from today’s boxing stars who made their bones on ShoBox including Chad Dawson, Ricky Hatton, Robert Guerrero, Kelly Pavlik, Kermit Cintron, Joan Guzman, Victor Ortiz, ... Read More »


AT&T Helps TOMS Shoes Celebrate 1 Millionth Shoe Donation Wireless News August 13, 2010 Wireless News 08-13-2010 AT&T Helps TOMS Shoes Celebrate 1 Millionth Shoe Donation Type: News TOMS Shoes, a company that matches every pair of shoes purchased with a pair of new shoes given to a child in need, announced it is celebrating its one millionth pair of ... Read More »

Don’t Call it a Comeback

Eight months ago, Paul “The Punisher” Williams walked towards the ring at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ. Standing in the middle of the ring waiting for him was another threat to his rise to stardom, Sergio Martinez. Williams had already defeated Martinez in a closely contest twelve round slugfest that was already hailed by many as the fight ... Read More »

Q & A with Paul “The Punisher” Williams

It’s been 8 months since we last saw Paul “The Punisher” Williams in action. On July 9th he makes his much anticipated return. For several weeks several guys were linked with Williams before it was announed he would be fighting Japan’s Nobuhiro Ishida who was coming of a stunning first round KO over James Kirkland, however many felt this wasn’t ... Read More »

Paul Williams to Face Erislandy Lara on July 9 in Atlantic City

Dan Rafael of is reporting that former two-division champion Paul Williams will take on undefeated Cuban, Erislandy Lara on July 9 at the Adrian Phillips Ballroom in Atlantic City. Williams was originally penciled in to fight Nobouhiro Ishida but after HBO first approved the Japanese fighter, pulled the plug on that bout. “Erislandy is another outstanding Cuban amateur that ... Read More »

Williams – Ishida NOT on!!

According to Dan Rafael of, the agreed upon bout between Paul Williams and Nobouhiro Ishida will not go on as planned as HBO put the kibosh on Ishida as Williams comeback opponent. The bout was set for July 9 in Atlantic City and the report said that HBO gave no explanation why they would not approve Ishida as the ... Read More »

Williams to take on Ishida on July 9 in Atlantic City

Dan Rafael of is reporting that former two-division world champion Paul Williams will return to the ring for the first time after being smashed in two round by Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, on July 9th when he takes on Nobouhiro Ishida in Atlantic City. “We’ve made a deal with Golden Boy for Ishida,” Dan Goossen, Williams’ promoter, said. “We ... Read More »

MARTINEZ – WILLIAMS II WEEKEND PHOTO GALLERY Claudia Bocanegra was in Atlantic City this past weekend to capture the images from The Friday weigh-in to Post Fight Press conference that surrounded Sergio Martinez second round destruction over Paul Williams in their Middleweight championship rematch Read More »

Martinez destroys Williams with emphatic second round knockout

On Saturday night at Caesar’s Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez (46-2-2, 25 KOs) scored an electrifying second round KO over Paul “The Punisher” Williams (39-2, 27 KOs). The knockout, which is undoubtedly the frontrunner for “Knockout of the Year” came at the 1:10 mark of round two and courtesy of a Martinez straight left. In ... Read More »

Video:Sergio Martinez

World Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez talks about his rematch with Paul Williams that takes place Saturday night in Atlantic City Watch Sergio Martinez in Sports  |  View More Free Videos Online at Read More »