By Gabriel F. Cordero
Renowned Latin American boxing commentator Juan Carlos Tapia has been sidelined for more than two weeks because of a herniated disc. The pain prevents him from even walking. According to a source near Tapia will decide today whether or not to have an emergency operation performed. For 37 years, Tapia has been the commentator on the weekly boxing series “Lo Mejor del Boxeo” and is considered a strong Presidential candidate for the 2014 national election in Panama.