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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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*Thomas Hearns
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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.
*Milton McCrory
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*Jimmy Paul
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*Lennox Lewis
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*Duane Thomas
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*Hilmer Kenty
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*Gerald McClellan
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*Michael Moorer
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Trained for a few bouts (briefly):
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After winning the Golden Gloves, Steward quit boxing and took a job as an electrician at Detroit Edison.
*[[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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Currently (2005) a commentator for HBO television boxing programs.
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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]].
== Recognition ==
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*Elected into the [[International Boxing Hall of Fame]]  
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*Elected into the [[World Boxing Hall of Fame]], Year 2000 "Expanded Category"
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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.
  
[[Category:Trainers|Steward, Emanuel]]
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By the mid-1970s, Steward had built Kronk into a national power in amateur boxing.
[[Category:IBHOF Members|Steward, Emanuel]]
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[[Category:World Boxing Hall of Fame Members|Stewart, Emanuel]]
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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.
[[Category:Boxing Media|Steward, Emanuel]]
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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]]
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*[[Thomas Hearns]]
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*[[Anthony Jones]]
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*[[Hilmer Kenty]]
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*[[Wladimir Klitschko]]
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*[[Lennox Lewis]]
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*[[Gerald McClellan]]
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*[[Milton McCrory]]
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*[[Michael Moorer]]
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*[[Jimmy Paul]]
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*[[Duane Thomas]]
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*[[Tony Tucker]]
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*[[John David Jackson]]
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Boxers trained briefly by Steward:
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*[[Henry Akinwande]]
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*[[Dennis Andries]]
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*[[Mark Breland]]
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*[[David Braxton]]
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*[[Julio Cesar Chavez]]
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*[[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]]
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*[[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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*[[Andrew Murray (Guyana)]]
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*[[Aaron Pryor]]
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*[[Lucia Rijker]]
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*[[Graciano Rocchigiani]]
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*[[Leon Spinks]]
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*[[Jermain Taylor]]
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*[[Vincent Boulware]]
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*[[Miguel Angel Cotto|Miguel Cotto]]
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*[[Chad Dawson]]
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*[[Carlos Alberto Hernandez]]
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== Awards & Recognition ==
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*[[Boxing Writers Association of America|BWAA]] "Manager of the Year" in 1980 and 1989
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*[[Boxing Writers Association of America|BWAA]] "Trainer of the Year" in 1993 and 1997
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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]]'''
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[[Category:Detroit Golden Gloves Champions]]
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[[Category:National Golden Gloves Champions of the US]]
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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