Difference between revisions of "Evander Holyfield"

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[[Image:LEWISwreholy4.jpg|left|Evander Holyfield]]  
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[[Image:LEWISwreholy4.jpg|left|250px|Evander Holyfield]]  
 
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<boxer>000499</boxer>
'''Nationality''':  United States<br>  
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'''Alias''':  The Real Deal<br>
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'''Global ID''':  US-GA-000499<br>
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'''License No'''.:  GA010931<br>
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'''Hometown''':  Atlanta, GA<br>
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'''Birthplace''':  Atmore, AL<br>  
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'''Division''':  Heavyweight<br>  
 
'''Division''':  Heavyweight<br>  
'''World Rank''':  43<br>
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'''Trainer''':  [[Ronnie Shields]]<br>  
'''Date of Birth''':  1962-10-19<br>
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'''Managers''':  [[Shelly Finkel]],[[ Jim Thomas]]<br>
'''Reach''':  77‿<br>
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'''Stance''':  Orthodox<br>
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'''Height''':  6' 2"<br>
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'''Trainer''':  Ronnie Shields<br>  
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'''Manager''':  Shelly Finkel, Jim Thomas<br>
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[http://www.boxrec.com/boxer_display.php?boxer_id=000499 Fight Record]
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'''Notes:''' One and Only 4 Time Heavyweight Champion
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1984 Olympic Light-Heavyweight Bronze medalist
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'''Awards:''' [[Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year]]: 1987, 1996, 1997
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[[Ring Magazine Upset of the Year]]: 1996 (W TKO11 [[Boxer:Mike_Tyson:000474|Mike Tyson]])
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[[Ring Magazine Fight of the Year]]: 1992 (L UD12 [[Boxer:Riddick_Bowe:001640|Riddick Bowe]]), 1996 (W TKO11 [[Boxer:Mike_Tyson:000474|Mike Tyson]])
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Won the WBA Muhammad Ali Super Belt on Nov. 09, 1996
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*One and Only 4-Time Heavyweight Champion
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*1984 [[Olympics|Olympic]] Light-Heavyweight Bronze medalist
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*[[Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year]]: 1987, 1996, 1997
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*[[Ring Magazine Upset of the Year]]: 1996 (W TKO11 [[Boxer:Mike_Tyson:000474|Mike Tyson]])
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*[[Ring Magazine Fight of the Year]]: 1992 (L UD12 [[Boxer:Riddick_Bowe:001640|Riddick Bowe]]); 1996 (W TKO11 [[Boxer:Mike_Tyson:000474|Mike Tyson]])
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*Won the [[WBA]] Muhammad Ali Super Belt on Nov. 09, 1996
 
*WBA Cruiserweight Champion (1986-1988 - Holyfield vacated Title to move up to Heavyweight)
 
*WBA Cruiserweight Champion (1986-1988 - Holyfield vacated Title to move up to Heavyweight)
 
*IBF Cruiserweight Champion (1987-1988 - Holyfield vacated Title to move up to Heavyweight)
 
*IBF Cruiserweight Champion (1987-1988 - Holyfield vacated Title to move up to Heavyweight)
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[[Category:World Heavyweight Champions|Holyfield, Evander]]
 
[[Category:World Heavyweight Champions|Holyfield, Evander]]
 
[[Category:World Cruiserweight Champions|Holyfield, Evander]]
 
[[Category:World Cruiserweight Champions|Holyfield, Evander]]
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[[Category:American World Champions|Holyfield, Evander]]

Revision as of 13:53, 18 June 2005

Evander Holyfield

Name: Evander Holyfield
Alias: The Real Deal
Born: 1962-10-19
Birthplace: Atmore, Alabama, USA
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 6′ 2½″   /   189cm
Reach: 78″   /   198cm
Boxing Record: click

Division: Heavyweight
Trainer: Ronnie Shields
Managers: Shelly Finkel, Jim Thomas