Lem’s latest: Retired Paul Williams still in the hunt

27
Jan

Lem’s latest: Retired Paul Williams still in the hunt

Two-time welterweight titleholder Paul Williams has remained active since suffering a career-ending motorcycle accident at the age of 30 in May of 2012 that rendered him paralyzed from the waist down, according to his former trainer George Peterson.

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08
Jan

Lem’s latest: Chavez case review, Williams update

Julio Cesar Chavez’s positive post-fight drug test case will be reviewed in February; Plus, a Paul Williams update and a look at 6-foot-5 junior middleweight prospect Alantez Fox.

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04
Jun

Williams: ‘The love and support is overwhelming’

Paul Williams: “I am very thankful to all of my fans and friends who have rallied around me in a time when I need them the most.”

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31
May

Q&A: Williams says he’s ‘blessed’ to be alive

Paul Williams: “I’m going to do this thing. My odds of walking again? You know, I control all of that.”

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30
May

Williams: ‘If I can’t walk then I’ll be on the boat fishing’

Paul Williams: “They told me there is a very slight chance of walking because the spine was, like, crushed or whatever…but as far as me walking and all of that, it’s all on me. I’m going to be walking. I know that. That’s how I feel.”

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28
May

Manager: Williams is paralyzed below waist after motorcycle accident

Manager George Peterson describes Paul Williams as being in an “excellent frame of mind” despite his involvement in a motorcycle accident on Sunday that has left the fighter paralyzed from the waist down, hospitalized and in anticipation of surgery.

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25
Aug

Lem’s latest: Alvarez-Chavez Jr. go head-to-head; Williams vulnerable; Goosen shaken by earthquakes

Saul Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will make title defenses on Sept. 17, Paul Williams’ vulnerability encourages rivals and promoter Dan Goossen experiences two earthquakes in a day.

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