Benitez in hospital after possible stroke
Retired Puerto Rican boxing great Wilfred Benitez has been hospitalized in after worried family members thought that he might have suffered a stroke.
Yvonne Benitez says that her 54-year-old brother, who she says is doing well, will remain under observation for 72 hours. Benitez (53-81, 31 KOs) is the youngest fighter to win a world title, at 17 years old, but he struggled with traumatic brain injuries later in life. He currently uses a wheelchair.