Evander Holyfield, other Golden Gloves
New York Daily NewsEvander Holyfield, other Golden Gloves alumni, take in championship at Hammerstein BallroomNew York Daily NewsThe brighter the lights, the brighter the stars. The Daily News Golden Gloves finals always bring out boxing luminaries from all over. Some notable names that were in attendance this weekend included Evander Holyfield, Mark Breland, Erickson Lubin, Joe ...
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 5:17 pm
Watch: Holyfield combats road rage in viral
WBN - World Boxing NewsWatch: Holyfield combats road rage in viral video with 15m viewsWBN - World Boxing NewsFormer WBC heavyweight Champion Evander Holyfield has been participating in a social service campaign in Atlanta, Georgia, exhorting all to grow up, calm down, and avoid “highway fights.” Its a campaign of cooperation between the Investigation Bureau, ...
Posted on 21 April 2017 | 8:09 am
Bromley: United's PR pros are earning their
La Crosse TribuneBromley: United's PR pros are earning their payLa Crosse TribuneMike Tyson can now claim he merely “re-accommodated” Evander Holyfield's ear. Wall Street simply “re-accommodated” the national economy in 2008. And now skittish United stockholders can “re-accommodate” CEO Oscar Munoz's quarterly dividends.3 airlines change policies in wake of United's passenger dragging incidentCBS NewsUnited CEO Apologizes Again for Passenger Dragging IncidentFortunePolice violently drag man from United plane after airline reportedly overbooked flightFox Newsall 622 news articles »
Posted on 21 April 2017 | 4:50 am
Top two right on for all-time best
Top two right on for all-time best heavyweightsSouthCoastToday.com(tie) Lennox Lewis and Evander Holyfield; 13. Gene Tunney; 14. John L. Sullivan; 15. James Jeffries; 16. Wladimir Klitschko; 17. Vitali Klitschko; 18. James Corbett; 19. Riddick Bowe; 20. Bob Fitzsimmons. Hanna's Top 10: 1. Muhammad Ali; 2. Joe Louis; 3.
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 1:27 pm
Steve Albert, Boxing and Basketball
Hollywood ReporterSteve Albert, Boxing and Basketball Play-by-Play Man, Is RetiringHollywood ReporterThe enthusiastic Albert called more than 300 title fights — including the infamous 1997 bout in which Mike Tyson bit off a part of Evander Holyfield's ear — for Showtime Championship Boxing during a 24-year span. He also spent 19 other seasons in the ...Steve Albert retires - Bright Side Of The SunBright Side of the SunSteve Albert calls retirement from play-by-play career 'bittersweet'Arizona SportsSuns' Steve Albert retires after 45 years in sportscastingCharlotte ObserverSuns.comall 11 news articles »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 3:43 pm
Working Santa Cruz-Mares fight for ESPN is
It's 21 years since he worked Michael Moorer's corner in Moorer's heavyweight title win over Evander Holyfield. The Todt Hill resident has been in the ESPN analyst's chair for 17 years, which is a long distance from some of the other places he's been in ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:07 am
Wise counsel to sports persons
It is believed that the legendary boxer squandered his money on jewelry, clothing and cars. Enter Evander Holyfield, the man who squared up with our very own Chisanda Mutti en route to becoming a world heavyweight, he too is broke even though he is ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:53 pm
BLOG: Double Trouble: How not to name twins
"If you're going to get hit as many times as I've been hit by Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Ken Norton and Evander Holyfield, you're not going to remember many names," he's quoted as saying. However, most parents haven't had their brain pulped by Muhammad Ali ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:23 pm
The heartbreaking farewell: the world's
Everything today is about digital; about instant buzz. The idea of sitting down on your couch and taking an hour to pour through a seven-page Evander Holyfield feature is one of the distant past. Give us 140 characters, and make them quick. Hell ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:54 am
Why Mares-Santa Cruz featherweight fight has
Abner Mares and Leo Santa Cruz speak as if their featherweight bout on Saturday will carry the kind of national significance that, oh, bouts like Sugar Ray Leonard against Thomas Hearns or Evander Holyfield against Mike Tyson once did many years earlier.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:45 am