Report: Boxer Shane Mosley retires

Monday June 4th, 2012

Boxer Shane "Sugar" Mosley has officially retired, Ring TV reported Sunday night on Twitter.

Mosley lost five of his seven fights, most recently a May 6 bout to rising 22-year-old boxer Saul "Canelo Alvarez.

"I think he can go a long ways," Mosley said after that fight. "I made sure he was worthy of being one of the next kings of the ring. I got beat by a better man tonight." The future Hall of Famer Mosley finishes his career 46-8-1, twice upsetting Oscar De La Hoya in memorable fights. Mosley held titles at lightweight, welterweight and junior middleweight in his career.

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