Boxer Adrien Broner suspended for being racist

  • Cincinnati boxer Adrien Broner has been suspended for making racist and insensitive remarks.

    The 24-year-old made the comments during an interview with Showtime. 

    The World Boxing Council said he had "offended many persons of the world with his words." However, USA Today notes that the council said it would let Broner explain his side of the story and apologize but he will remain suspended from the events until he does. 

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