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[[Image:Emanuel Steward and William Daddano at IBO Convention.JPG|thumb|Emanuel Steward & friends]]
 
[[Image:Emanuel Steward and William Daddano at IBO Convention.JPG|thumb|Emanuel Steward & friends]]
Boxers that Steward developed or is the best known trainer:
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'''Emanuel Steward''' won the National [[Golden Gloves]] Bantamweight Championship in 1963. He had an amateur record of 94-3.
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After winning the Golden Gloves, Steward quit boxing and took a job as an electrician at Detroit Edison.
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Steward got back into boxing when he started training his 15-year-old half-brother James at the Kronk Recreation Center.
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Steward accepted a part-time position as the head boxing coach at Kronk, and the team won seven titles at the 1971 Detroit Golden Gloves. The following year, he quit his job and became a full-time boxing trainer.
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By the mid-1970s, Steward had built Kronk into a national power in amateur boxing.
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Steward's first professional world champion was [[Hilmer Kenty]], who won the [[WBA]] Lightweight Championship from [[Ernesto Espana]] in March 1980.
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Steward also works for HBO as a boxing analyst.
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[[Image:Steward Hearns.jpg|right|thumb|Steward and Thomas Hearns]]
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[[Image:Lewis Steward.jpg|right|thumb|Steward and Lennox Lewis]]
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[[Image:Steward Klitschko.jpg|right|thumb|Steward and Wladimir Klitschko]]
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Boxers with whom Steward is most closely associated:
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*[[Leeonzer Barber]]
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*[[Jesse Benavides]]
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*[[Gaby Canizales]]
 
*[[Thomas Hearns]]
 
*[[Thomas Hearns]]
*[[Milton McCrory]]
 
*[[Jimmy Paul]]
 
*[[Lennox Lewis]]
 
*[[Wladimir Klitschko]]
 
*[[Duane Thomas]]
 
 
*[[Hilmer Kenty]]
 
*[[Hilmer Kenty]]
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*[[Wladimir Klitschko]]
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*[[Lennox Lewis]]
 
*[[Gerald McClellan]]
 
*[[Gerald McClellan]]
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*[[Milton McCrory]]
 
*[[Michael Moorer]]
 
*[[Michael Moorer]]
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*[[Jimmy Paul]]
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*[[Duane Thomas]]
 
*[[Tony Tucker]]
 
*[[Tony Tucker]]
*[[Leeonzer Barber]]
 
*[[Jesse Benavides]]
 
*[[Gaby Canizales]]
 
 
   
 
   
 
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Boxers Trained Briefly By Steward:
Trained for a few bouts (briefly):
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*[[Vitali Klitschko]] (2003-to date)
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*[[Julio Cesar Chavez]]
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*[[Oliver McCall]] (for 1st Lewis fight)
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*[[Evander Holyfield]] (for 2nd Bowe fight)
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*[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
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*[[Naseem Hamed]]
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*[[Mike McCallum]]
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*[[Leon Spinks]]
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*[[Graciano Rocchigiani]]
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*[[Miguel Angel Gonzalez]]
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*[[Jeff Fenech]]
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*[[Aaron Pryor]]
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*[[Henry Akinwande]]
 
*[[Henry Akinwande]]
 
*[[Dennis Andries]]
 
*[[Dennis Andries]]
*[[Eddie Mustafa Muhammad]]
 
 
*[[Mark Breland]]
 
*[[Mark Breland]]
 
*[[David Braxton]]
 
*[[David Braxton]]
*[[Lindell Holmes]]
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*[[Julio Cesar Chavez]]
*[[Vivian Harris]]
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*[[Jermain Taylor]]
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*[[Welcome Ncita]]
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*[[Kermit Cintron]]
 
*[[Kermit Cintron]]
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*[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
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*[[Jeff Fenech]]
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*[[Miguel Angel Gonzalez]]
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*[[Naseem Hamed]]
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*[[Vivian Harris]]
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*[[Lindell Holmes]]
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*[[Evander Holyfield]] (for 2nd Bowe fight)
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*[[Vitali Klitschko]]
 
*[[Andy Lee]]
 
*[[Andy Lee]]
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*[[Oliver McCall]] (for 1st Lewis fight)
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*[[Mike McCallum]]
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*[[Eddie Mustafa Muhammad]]
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*[[Welcome Ncita]]
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*[[Aaron Pryor]]
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*[[Graciano Rocchigiani]]
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*[[Leon Spinks]]
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*[[Jermain Taylor]]
  
At the present, is a commentator for [[HBO]] television boxing programs. Steward boxed as an amateur, and won the 1963 National Golden Gloves bantamweight title.
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== Awards & Recognition ==
== Recognition ==
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*[[Boxing Writers Association of America|BWAA]] "Manager of the Year" in 1980 and 1989
*Elected into the [[International Boxing Hall of Fame]]  
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*[[Boxing Writers Association of America|BWAA]] "Trainer of the Year" in 1993 and 1997
*Elected into the [[World Boxing Hall of Fame]], Year 2000 "Expanded Category"
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*[[International Boxing Hall of Fame]] inductee
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*[[World Boxing Hall of Fame]] inductee, Year 2000 "Expanded Category"
  
 
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Revision as of 04:10, 13 July 2008

Trainer & Commentator

Emanuel Steward

Emanuel Steward won the National Golden Gloves Bantamweight Championship in 1963. He had an amateur record of 94-3.

After winning the Golden Gloves, Steward quit boxing and took a job as an electrician at Detroit Edison.

Steward got back into boxing when he started training his 15-year-old half-brother James at the Kronk Recreation Center.

Steward accepted a part-time position as the head boxing coach at Kronk, and the team won seven titles at the 1971 Detroit Golden Gloves. The following year, he quit his job and became a full-time boxing trainer.

By the mid-1970s, Steward had built Kronk into a national power in amateur boxing.

Steward's first professional world champion was Hilmer Kenty, who won the WBA Lightweight Championship from Ernesto Espana in March 1980.

Steward also works for HBO as a boxing analyst.


Steward and Thomas Hearns
Steward and Lennox Lewis
Steward and Wladimir Klitschko

Boxers with whom Steward is most closely associated:

Boxers Trained Briefly By Steward:

Awards & Recognition