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  1. Evander Holyfield: Anthony Joshua is Best Fighter UK Ever HadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Former four division world champion Evander Holyfield gave some very high praise to rising Olympic gold medal winner Anthony Joshua . Last December, in his biggest fight to date, he stopped domestic rival Dillian Whyte in seven rounds.

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  2. Don't have a Super Bowl ticket? It may cost you $5KRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Echo

    ... talking about. " They know the players and it makes it easy to come over here and talk football". Watch as Evander Holyfield seeks to take his Heavyweight Title away. The versatile big man finished with 20 points, 6-of-11 from the field, and helped ...

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  3. Showtime Championship Boxing 30: Hopes for the Year AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    ... the stage and then it's into the time machine we go. The series started off in January with a series of Evander Holyfield fights from Cruiserweight to Heavyweight including his wins over Mike Tyson and lasting classic with Michael Dokes. In ...

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  4. Five-time heavyweight champion of the world Evander Holyfield...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... be eight. And I believed him because the next week I was going to be nine! That's how it all started. Evander Holyfield says he was destined to be a boxer and when he was young he'd box until his knuckles bled 'Y'all not smart enough, you ain't ...

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  5. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Wins 'Fighter of The Year' With BWAARead the original story

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    ... winner, joining a prestigious group that includes Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, and Sugar Ray Leonard. Evander Holyfield and Manny Pacquiao. It's the third time in the last nine years that Mayweather has been awarded Fighter of the Year. Mayweather ...

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  6. Evander Holyfield Backs Tyson Fury: He Has Helped BoxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boxing Scene

    Former four-time heavyweight world titlist Evander 'The Real Deal' Holyfield believes that Britain's Tyson Fury has brought something different to the division since dethroning the long-reigning Champion Wladimir Klitschko in November. Fury won by decision after an uneventful fight to capture the IBO/WBA/IBF/WBO world tiles.

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  7. Call Mike Tyson your neighbor by buying his former home in HendersonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... of raping 18-year-old beauty-pageant contestant Desiree Washington, and he famously bit off a chunk of Evander Holyfield's right ear during a 1997 title bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Like many celebrities, Tyson has lived a lavish ...

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  8. Holyfield on JoshuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sky Sports

    Boxing legend Evander Holyfield joined Helen and Fenners on the Soccer AM sofa this week and gave us his thoughts on the state of the heavyweight division.

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  9. On Soccer AM...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Sky Sports

    Former heavyweight world champion Evander Holyfield, ex-Blackburn midfielder David Dunn and actor Phil Daniels are on the Soccer AM sofa this weekend. Amid plenty of British boxing interest, former champion Holyfield joins Helen and Fenners to give his take on the state of the heavyweight division, while Dunn, who made more than 250 league appearances for Blackburn over two spells at the club, discusses Football League management and plenty more.

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  10. Holyfield: Pace key for HayeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sky Sports

    David Haye's ability to cope with the tempo set by younger fighters like Anthony Joshua will be key to his success, according to Evander Holyfield. Former world heavyweight champion Holyfield refused to be drawn on the issue of Haye's motivation in returning but believes the 35-year-old Londoner needs to match his hand speed with a solid engine if he's to regain a world title.

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  11. Former Holmes trainer Giachetti dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ESPN

    ... for the infamous ear-bite fight when he was disqualified in the third round for biting off a chunk of Evander Holyfield's ear in a 1997 heavyweight world title bout. Among the numerous other fighters Giachetti, who was close to promoter Don King, ...

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  12. Top 5 athlete un-retirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | YESNetwork

    ... over the next decade, making an impressive but unsuccessful effort against undisputed heavyweight champ Evander Holyfield in 1991, and finally losing his final match to Shannon Briggs in 1997 at 48 years old. Foreman has gone on to serve as a boxing ...

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  13. Uga Football: Dawgs add top athlete Hardman to early enrollees Eason, NautaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Walker County Messenger

    ... signed plenty of familiar names. Running back Elijah Holyfield is the son of former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, while receiver Riley Ridley is the younger brother of Calvin Ridley, who as a freshman played a key pass-catching role for ...

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  14. Richie Giachetti, legendary trainer, dies at 76: Boxing Report 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Cleveland.com

    Giachetti helped guide Larry Holmes to the heavyweight title in 1978 and he trained Mike Tyson in his rematch with Evander Holyfield in the emphasis fight when Tyson took a bite out of Holyfield's ear. Giachetti also worked with Esteban De Jesus, Aaron Pryor, Harry Arroyo, Earnie Shavers, Oliver McCall, Riddick Bowe, Greg Page, James "Buster" Douglas and Julian Jackson, among others.

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  15. The Turnpike Troubadours Are the Best Song-for-Song Red River Region BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Dallas Observer

    In boxing and mixed martial arts, it's common to hear the term "best pound-for-pound fighter" when someone is discussing the merits of a dominant fighter who is in one of the smaller weight classes. Such a clarifying term is necessary because it's doubtful that Manny Pacquiao, as lethal as he was in his prime a few years back, would've been able to take down former heavyweight champ Evander Holyfield in his vicious prime.

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  16. Fury rejects VIP Klitschko boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sky Sports

    ... not 120 rich people. It would be quite selfish of those guys to have it all to themselves. Boxing legend Evander Holyfield says the excitement surrounding a possible Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder bout has put the spotlight back on heavyweight boxing "I ...

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  17. Smart makes splash with first recruiting classRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MDJonline.com

    ... signed plenty of familiar names. Running back Elijah Holyfield is the son of former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, while receiver Riley Ridley is the younger brother of Calvin Ridley, who as a freshman played a key pass-catching role for ...

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  18. the Latest: Georgia lands boxer Holyfield's son, a RBRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | White Lake Beacon

    ... at the college level. (AP Photo/John Amis, File) Georgia has signed the son of former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield. Running back Elijah Holyfield announced Wednesday he'll play for the Bulldogs. The 5-foot-11, 209-pounder starred at ...

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  19. the Latest: Georgia lands boxer Holyfielda s son, a RBRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KDWN

    Georgia has signed the son of former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield. Running back Elijah Holyfield announced Wednesday he'll play for the Bulldogs.

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  20. the Latest: National champ Alabama lands 2 DBs, top LBRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... and picked the Tide over Mississippi State. Georgia has signed the son of former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield. Running back Elijah Holyfield announced Wednesday he'll play for the Bulldogs. The 5-foot-11, 209-pounder starred at Woodward ...

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