Thursday, 20 July 2017
Jermaine Taylor finds trouble once again.
The continuing saga in the turbulent life of former SuperMiddleweight champion Jermaine Taylor continues. 38 year old Taylor was picked up by police on Tuesday in Maumelle, Arkansas for allegedly biting his girlfriend on the face and arm, while repeatedly threatening to kill her. According to a local Arkansas newspaper, Taylor was later released by police but is being charged with first-degree terroristic threatening, third-degree domestic battery and interference with emergency communication. Taylor has been involved in numerous incidents regarding the law in recent years and is currently on probation, many closest to him now fear for the fighters mental state..
In 2005 Jermaine was the linear SuperMiddleweight champion, making 4 successful defences including 2 impressive victories over Bernard Hopkins.. Jermaine has only ever lost to 3 fighters in a fabulous career, Carl Froch, Arthur Abraham and Kelly Pavlik.. Taylor last boxed in 2014 where he once again picked up a title, beating Sam Soliman in Biloxi for the IBF championship, a belt he had to relinquish soon after..