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  1. Jay Barker, Evander Holyfield among inductees into 2015 Alabama Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Barker, the quarterback of the Tide's 1992 national championship team and Holyfield, a four-time heavyweight champion, will join Auburn football players Chris Gray, Tony Richardson and Bobby Hunt; Alabama basketball players Derrick McKey and Ennis Whatley, and Mississippi State football player Tommy Neville as the newest members of the Hall of Fame. The eight new members of the Hall of Fame will be inducted at a banquet and ceremony on Sat., May 16, 2015, at the Sheraton Birmingham Hotel.

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  2. Stiverne-Wilder: Mark de Mori Poised For UndercardRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Perth heavyweight boxer Mark de Mori has the bright lights of Las Vegas in his sights, as he waits on a work visa that would allow him to take up a big-fight offer in the USA in January. If everything goes to plan, de Mori would fight at the famed MGM Grand - scene of Mike Tyson's ear-nibbling on Evander Holyfield - on the undercard of WBC world heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne's title defence against Deontay Wilder on January 17. Stiverne, like de Mori, is contracted to promoter Don King.

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  3. Azumah honoured in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GhanaWeb

    ... Tyson and Lennox Lewis (heavyweight division), Salvador Sanchez and Jeff Fenech (featherweight division), Evander Holyfield and Juan Carlos Gomez (cruiserweight), Roy Jones and Michael Spinks (Lt. heavyweight). Current greats also honoured included ...

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  4. Strong signals that Mayweather and Pacquiao sides talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Daily News

    Ken Hershman sprang from his desk and took a seat a few feet away on a plush white couch under a framed picture of Mike Tyson unleashing a punch at Evander Holyfield. "I need to sit by the phone in case Floyd Mayweather calls," Hershman said, as he lifted the receiver of a telephone nearby.

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  5. Browne Takes Vegas By Storm, Lobbies For HVY Title ShotRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Boxing Scene

    ... and it's been excellent exposure for my career," Browne (22-0, 19KOs) said. "I've met plenty of legends. Evander Holyfield, Carlos Zarate, Oscar De la Hoya, Sugar Ray Leonard, Joe Calzaghe and Nigel Benn, just to name a few. "The WBC Convention has ...

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  6. Lucas Browne Hits VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Sweet Science

    ... of the big time and it's been excellent exposure for my career," Lucas said. "I've met plenty of legends. Evander Holyfield, Carlos Zarate, Oscar De la Hoya, Sugar Ray Leonard, Joe Calzaghe and Nigel Benn, just to name a few. "The WBC Convention has ...

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  7. Video: Evander Holyfield Talks Career, Wilder-StiverneRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Boxing Scene

    Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Ryan Burton catches up with former undisputed heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield to discuss his career in the heavyweight division, the first WBC convention without the involvement of Jose Sulaiman, and gives his take on the upcoming title battle between champion Bermane Stiverne and challenger Deontay Wilder.

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  8. Mike Tyson is Still Fighting the FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Examiner.com

    ... blame mainly at others. He has apologized for many of his past misdeeds (including biting a chunk out of Evander Holyfield's ear) and he has made many efforts to reconcile his past. He credits his current and third wife, Kiki, for providing him with ...

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  9. Azumah, others for WBC honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | GhanaWeb

    ... division. Famed boxers, Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis will be honoured for the Heavyweight division. Evander Holyfield and Juan Carlos Gomez will be recognised in the Cruiserweight division while Roy Jones Jr. and Michael Spinks will be honoured for ...

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  10. Renowned Trainer Unloads on Boxing as 'Corrupt' and a 'Sham'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Breitbart.com

    ... of the judges- for Escandon . Raul Caiz Jr.'s 117-111 scorecard joins Eugenia Williams's 115-113 nod to Evander Holyfield in his draw with Lennox Lewis as among the more puzzling in recent boxing history. The two remaining judges split, awarding ...

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  11. Azumah, others for WBC honoursRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | GhanaWeb

    ... division. Famed boxers, Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis will be honoured for the Heavyweight division. Evander Holyfield and Juan Carlos Gomez will be recognised in the Cruiserweight division while Roy Jones Jr. and Michael Spinks will be honoured for ...

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  12. Riddick Bowe Had Hall of Fame Talent, But Not a Hall of Fame CareerRead MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Sweet Science

    It was Saturday, October 31, 1992, Halloween night, when heavyweight contenders Lennox Lewis and Donovan "Razor" Ruddock met in a title elimination bout. The winner of Lewis-Ruddock was set to challenge the winner of the upcoming undisputed heavyweight title bout between champion Evander Holyfield and top contender Riddick Bowe .

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  13. Edwin Rodriguez to fight Derrick FindleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... has trained Rodriguez for nearly two years and used to work with heavyweight champions Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield. Shields said six boxers turned down offers to fight Rodriguez, two of them his sparring partners. Findley, 30, of Gary, Indiana, ...

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  14. Bowe, Mancini head Boxing Hall of Famea s new classRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | KDWN

    Riddick Bowe, who beat undisputed champion Evander Holyfield to win the heavyweight boxing title in 1992, and popular lightweight champion Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini have been selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Also selected were featherweight champion "Prince" Naseem Hamed of England, light flyweight champion Yoko Gushiken of Japan, manager Rafael Mendoza of Mexico, referee Steve Smoger of Norfolk, Virginia, journalist Nigel Collins of England, and broadcaster Jim Lampley of Asheville, North Carolina.

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  15. Riddick Bowe, Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini lead Boxing Hall of Fame's 2015 ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | CTV

    Riddick Bowe, who beat undisputed champion Evander Holyfield to win the heavyweight boxing title in 1992, and popular lightweight champion Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini have been selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Also selected were featherweight champion "Prince" Naseem Hamed of England, light flyweight champion Yoko Gushiken of Japan, manager Rafael Mendoza of Mexico, referee Steve Smoger of Norfolk, Virginia, journalist Nigel Collins of England, and broadcaster Jim Lampley of Asheville, North Carolina.

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  16. Bowe inducted into Boxing Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Iol.co.za

    ... Condon. Bowe, who compiled a 43-1 record with 33 knockouts, is best remembered for his three battles with Evander Holyfield in the mid-1990s. Bowe took the World Boxing Council, World Boxing Association and International Boxing Federation belts from ...

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  17. Woods returns, but game full of rustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Lowell Sun

    ... left Colorado State to become Florida's next head coach. Riddick Bowe, who beat undisputed champion Evander Holyfield to win the heavyweight boxing title in 1992, and popular lightweight champion Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini have been selected for ...

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  18. Riddick Bowe named to boxing Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Yahoo!

    ... Condon. Bowe, who compiled a 43-1 record with 33 knockouts, is best remembered for his three battles with Evander Holyfield in the mid-1990s. Bowe took the World Boxing Council, World Boxing Association and International Boxing Federation belts from ...

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  19. Names and Faces, Dec. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | SFGate

    ... fight to Lennox Lewis . Bowe became the undisputed heavyweight champ when he scored a decision against Evander Holyfield in 1992 for the three major crowns. Also in the class of 2015 is lightweight champ Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini, featherweight ...

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  20. Mancini, Bowe head Boxing Hall of Fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Times Leader

    Heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe, shown celebrating his 1994 victory over Evander Holyfield at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, is among the boxers selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will be held June 14 at the Hall of Fame in upstate New York.

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