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Sugar Ray Robinson (born Walker Smith Jr.; May 3, 1921 –...

wikipedia - 03 May 2018
Sugar Ray Robinson (born Walker Smith Jr.; May 3, 1921 – April 12, 1989) was an American professional boxer. Frequently cited as the greatest boxer of all time[citation needed], Robinson's performances in the welterweight and middleweight divisions prompted sportswriters to create "pound for pound" rankings, where they compared fighters regardless of weight. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1990.
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Local boxer set to compete on the international stage

KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2 - 19 Oct 2018
If that doesn't sound impressive, he'll be competing in the same ring as world-renowned boxers like Manny Pacquiao, Sugar Ray Robinson, and the great Muhammed Ali. Mike Wilson is hoping that his name will become just as recognizable, saying, ...
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Know It All

San Mateo Daily Journal - 20 Oct 2018
Boxing legend Sugar Ray Robinson (1921-1989) won the welterweight championship title in 1946 and held it for five years. In the 1950s he won the middleweight title five times. ***. Do you know what boxer the movie “Raging Bull” (1980) is about? Can you ...
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Best never give up quotes and sayings

YEN.COM.GH - 22 Oct 2018
Everyone needs never give up quotes at some point in their live as a way of keeping themselves encouraged. It is possible that life challenges can push you to a corner that drains you. When this happens, it is important to come up with ways to keep ...
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Meeting and photographing 'The Greatest' in Mississippi

Jackson Clarion Ledger - 08 Oct 2018
Incidentally, one Internet poll ranks the top 10 boxers of all-time this way: Ali, then Mike Tyson, Sugar Ray Robinson, Manny Pacquiao, Rocky Marciano, Joe Louis, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Sugar Ray Leonard, Roy Jones Jr. and George Foreman. Dempsey?
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Vargas And Dulorme Brawl To A Draw In The Real Chicago

The Comeback - 09 Oct 2018
So with no Robinson to be found, the only Sugar Ray left in the building was Leonard – and he at ringside, serving as a DAZN analyst. The crowd acknowledged the 62-year-old (apparently-preserved-in-amber) Hall of Famer when he was feted between ...
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The Order in King Canelo Alvarez's Court - 09 Oct 2018
Sugar Ray Robinson, Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard, Mike Tyson, Floyd Mayweather, Alvarez's promoter Oscar De La Hoya – each fighter at some point in their respective careers were viewed as among the best, if not the best fighter outright and viewed ...
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Making history, paving a path, bringing glory to Qatar

Gulf Times - 19 Oct 2018
“I was amazed to say the least. He was unique; a heavyweight moving like that,” he exclaims. “He admired Sugar Ray Robinson, and so I started reading on him and he was a different level. At the time they used fight almost every other week, 15 rounds ...
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Get to know… John McCallum

British Boxing News (blog) - 05 Oct 2018
Sugar Ray Robinson, his style was similar to mine as a box-fighter and he fought everyone all over the world.” Favourite current boxer? “Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez.” Favourite fight? “It's got to be the Barrera-Morales trilogy.” Why made you first start ...

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