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== Trainer & Commentator ==
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[[Image:Esteward.jpg|left|thumb|250px|Emanuel Steward]]  
[[Image:Esteward.jpg|right|Emanuel Steward]]  
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[[Image:Ibhof-logo.jpg|thumb|right|Class of 1996<br>Non-Participant Category<br>Hall of Fame bio:[http://www.ibhof.com/pages/about/inductees/nonparticipant/steward.html click]]]
[[Image:Emanuel Steward and William Daddano at IBO Convention.JPG|thumb|Emanuel Steward & friends]]
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[[File:WBHF Logo.jpg|right|thumb|200px|World Boxing Hall of Fame Inductee]]
Boxers that Steward developed or is the best known trainer:
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'''Emanuel Steward''' (07.07.1944 – 25.10.2012) 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 Gym|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. He has also perform boxing trainer bit roles in movies ("The Fighter" (2010) and "Ocean's Eleven" (2001)) and television shows.
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Boxers with whom Steward is most closely associated:
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*[[Johnathon Banks]]
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*[[Leeonzer Barber]]
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*[[Jesse Benavides]]
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*[[Gaby Canizales]]
 
*[[Thomas Hearns]]
 
*[[Thomas Hearns]]
*[[Milton McCrory]]
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*[[Anthony Jones]]
*[[Jimmy Paul]]
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*[[Lennox Lewis]]
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*[[Wladimir Klitschko]]
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*[[Duane Thomas]]
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*[[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]]
* Tony Tucker
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*[[Jimmy Paul]]
* Leeonzer Barber
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*[[Duane Thomas]]
* Jesse Benavides
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*[[Tony Tucker]]
* Gaby Canizales
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*[[John David Jackson]]
  
Trained for a few bouts (briefly):
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Boxers trained briefly by Steward:
*[[Vitali Klitschko]] (2003-to date)
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*[[Henry Akinwande]]
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*[[Dennis Andries]]
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*[[Mark Breland]]
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*[[David Braxton]]
 
*[[Julio Cesar Chavez]]
 
*[[Julio Cesar Chavez]]
*[[Oliver McCall]] (for 1st Lewis fight)
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*[[Kermit Cintron]]
*[[Evander Holyfield]] (for 2nd Bowe fight)
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*[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
 
*[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
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*[[Jeff Fenech]]
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*[[Miguel Angel Gonzalez]]
 
*[[Naseem Hamed]]
 
*[[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]]
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*[[Andy Lee]]
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*[[Oliver McCall]] (for 1st Lewis fight)
 
*[[Mike McCallum]]
 
*[[Mike McCallum]]
*[[Leon Spinks]]
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*[[Eddie Mustafa Muhammad]]
*[[Graciano Rocchigiani]]
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*[[Welcome Ncita]]
*[[Miguel Angel Gonzalez]]
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*[[Andrew Murray (Guyana)]]
*[[Jeff Fenech]]
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*[[Aaron Pryor]]
 
*[[Aaron Pryor]]
* Henry Akinwande
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*[[Lucia Rijker]]
* Dennis Andries
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*[[Graciano Rocchigiani]]
* Eddie Mustafa Muhammad
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*[[Leon Spinks]]
* Mark Breland
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*[[Jermain Taylor]]
* David Braxton
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*[[Vincent Boulware]]
* Lindell Holmes
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*[[Miguel Angel Cotto|Miguel Cotto]]
* Vivian Harris
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*[[Chad Dawson]]
* Jermain Taylor
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*[[Carlos Alberto Hernandez]]
* Welcome N'Cita
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At the present, is a commentator for HBO television boxing programs.
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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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== External Links ==
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*Famed trainer Emanuel Steward dies, Dan Rafael, ESPN, October 26, 2012 [http://espn.go.com/boxing/story/_/id/8551612/emanuel-steward-famed-boxing-trainer-dies-68]
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*'''[[:Category:Emanuel Steward Gallery|Emanuel Steward Gallery]]'''
  
[[Category:Trainers|Steward, Emanuel]]
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[[Category:IBHOF Members|Steward, Emanuel]]
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[[Category:Detroit Golden Gloves Champions]]
[[Category:World Boxing Hall of Fame Members|Stewart, Emanuel]]
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[[Category:National Golden Gloves Champions of the US]]
[[Category:Boxing Media|Steward, Emanuel]]
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[[Category:Trainers]]
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[[Category:Boxing Media]]
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[[Category:Actors]]
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[[Category:IBHOF Members]]
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[[Category:World Boxing Hall of Fame Members]]
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[[Category:2012 Deaths]]

Latest revision as of 12:43, 25 December 2012

Emanuel Steward
Class of 1996
Non-Participant Category
Hall of Fame bio:click
World Boxing Hall of Fame Inductee

Name: Emanuel Steward
Born: 1944-07-07
Birthplace: Bottom Creek, West Virginia, USA
Died: 2012-10-25 (Age:68)
Hometown: Detroit, Michigan, USA
Promoting Record: click

Emanuel Steward (07.07.1944 – 25.10.2012) 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. He has also perform boxing trainer bit roles in movies ("The Fighter" (2010) and "Ocean's Eleven" (2001)) and television shows.


Boxers with whom Steward is most closely associated:

Boxers trained briefly by Steward:

Awards & Recognition

External Links