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46 min ago | The State
At Washington, already the oldest boxer in history to win a world championship, Bernard Hopkins , 49, became the oldest to win a unification bout Saturday night as he captured a split 12-round light heavyweight decision over Beibut Shumenov of Kazakhstan.
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3 hrs ago | BleacherReport
Now that he's become the oldest man in boxing history to unify world titles - not content to simply be the oldest man to win a world title - we entertain the question of whether Bernard Hopkins is really an alien.
7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Wladimir Klitschko says he plans to box on for another decade in his bid to break Joe Louis's record as the longest reigning world heavyweight champion.
8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
Photos: AFP Bernard Hopkins, the oldest world champion in boxing history at age 49, became the eldest fighter to unify world titles when he defeated Beibut Shumenov in a light-heavyweight showdown.
12 hrs ago | Watersblogged
Source: www.washingtonpost.com --- Sunday, April 20, 2014Using technical expertise, guile and a healthy dose of showmanship , IBF 175-pound champion Bernard hopkins, 49, became the oldest fighter to unify major world titles by beating Beibut Shumenov via split decision.
Ralph Blundo emerged from the Pirates dugout moments after posing for a photo with a well-built, hard-looking man who had a tattoo on his face.
The Co-Founder of Tribeca Film Festival, Jane Rosenthal, poses with former heavyweight champions Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson at Tribeca Talks: After the Movie: 'Champs' during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at SVA Theater in New York City.
When Bernard Hopkins won his first major title with a knockout of Segundo Mercado, George Foreman was the Heavyweight champion of the world, Floyd Mayweather was more than a year away from the Olympics, and Pernell Whitaker was the best fighter in the world pound-for-pound.
The brawler from the Bahamas is a veteran of the heavyweight boxing scene with a 36-13-2 record but the 41-year-old feels the politics of the sport have held him back.
Malik Scott spent years building up a stellar record as a competitor in the heavyweight division.
IBF light heavyweight boxing champion Bernard Hopkins speaks with reporters during a media workout Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Philadelphia.
David Haye hinted once again that he may yet have a future in boxing in an update on his shoulder injury.
The fighters, including legendary future Hall of Famer Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov , who will compete on Saturday's eagerly awaited "History at the Capitol" world championship tripleheader on SHOWTIMEA , participated in the final press conference Thursday at The Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C. In the history-making main event ... (more)
Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko is confident of an exciting fight when he puts his world heavyweight title on the line against Alex Leapai.
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Despite retiring nearly 20 years ago from the sport which made him famous, Frank Bruno remains one of the country's most popular figures.
Undefeated welterweight Juan "The Beast" Rodriguez of the Union City Boxing Club will take on fellow unbeaten Sammy Vazquez in the opening fight at Monroeville Convention Center in Monroeville, Pa.