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Camacho

Hector Camacho from Puerto Rico waves to the crowd, wearing the NBA Super Middle Weight Championship belt, after winning over Roberto Duran from Panama by decision in 12 rounds at the Pepsi Center 14 July, 2001 in Denver, CO. (Credit: MARK LEFFINGWELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Boxer Hector ‘Macho’ Camacho Dies After Shooting

Hector “Macho” Camacho, a Puerto Rican boxer known for skill and flamboyance in the ring as well as for a messy personal life and run-ins with the police, was declared dead on Saturday, four days after being shot in the face. He was 50.

97.1 The Ticket–11/24/2012

Hector "Macho" Camacho looks on from his corner during a bout against Sugar Ray Leonard in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  Camacho won the fight with a TKO in the fifth round. Mandatory Credit: Al Bello  /Allsport

Doctors: Boxer Hector “Macho” Camacho Clinically Brain Dead

Dr. Ernesto Torres said doctors had no more medical tests to perform on Camacho, who was shot in the face Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–11/23/2012

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