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Name: Micky Ward
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Hometown: Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Height: 5′ 8″ / 173cm
Reach: 70″ / 178cm
Boxing Record: click
Micky Ward Gallery
- Ward was a pressure fighter with a devastating left hook to the body.
- Trained by his older half-brother, Dick Eklund.
- Best known for his trilogy with Arturo Gatti in 2002 and 2003. Ward won the first fight and Gatti won the next two.
- The Ring Magazine named three of Ward's bouts Fight of the Year:
Micky Ward vs. Emanuel Augustus (2001)
Micky Ward vs. Arturo Gatti I (2002)
Micky Ward vs. Arturo Gatti III (2003)
- The 2010 movie The Fighter was about Ward. It won two Academy Awards.
- "If Micky Ward wants to come to you, he will walk through a hailstorm of punishment to do it." - Jim Lampley during Ward's first fight with Arturo Gatti.