Williams, who was scheduled to face Saul Alvarez for the WBC junior middleweight title on September 15th, will undergo a surgical procedure this Wednesday to stabilize his spine and prevent further damage.
The Georgia resident amassed an impressive 41-2 record with 27 KOs in his twelve-year career and holds victories over the likes of Antonio Margarito, Verno Phillips, Winky Wright, and Kermit Cintron. He also split victories with both Sergio Martinez and Carlos Quintana.
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