Michael Rosenthal

Injured Wright pulls out of fight with Macklin

Winky Wright reportedly injured his hand in training and pulled out of his fight against Matthew Macklin on the Erik Morales-Marcos Maindana undercard April 9 in Las Vegas.

Wright was returning from a two-year layoff. The former junior middleweight titleholder lost to Bernard Hopkins and Paul Williams in his most-recent fights, in 2007 and 2009, respectively.

It’s not clear whether Macklin will fight someone else on the card.

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