Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa “T-Rex” Shields @claressashields will challenge for her first world title against WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Nikki Adler in the main event of ShoBox: The New Generation Friday, Aug. 4, live on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m. ET/PT from MGM Grand Detroit. A native of Flint, Mich., Shields (3-0, 1 KO) is the most accomplished amateur boxer in U.S. history and the only American to capture back-to-back boxing gold medals at the Olympic Games. The…
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Floyd Patterson Floyd Patterson (January 4 1935 May 11 2006) was an American professional boxer who held the undisputed world heavyweight championship. At the age of 21 he became the youngest boxer to win the world heavyweight title and was also the first heavyweight to regain the title after losing it. As an amateur he won a gold medal at the 1952 Olympics in the middleweight division. Although Mike Tyson later became the youngest boxer to win a world heavyweight title at the age of 20…
Guillermo Rigondeaux wins by first-round KO, hits the open market
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"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, it is that we are powerful beyond measure." - Marianne Williamson
Gegard Mousasi - This PRIDE veteran is the former Strikeforce LHW champion and currently fights in that organization as well as DREAM in Japan. The Dutch fighter (of Armenian descent) uses boxing, kickboxing and judo to accumulate 32 wins (28 by KO/TKO or submission) vs. only 3 losses. Since the start of 2010 he is 4-1-1 in MMA, but is expected to take some time off to attempt to qualify for the 2012 Olympics in boxing (representing the Netherlands).