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Holyfield-Botha PPV Undercard Announced

by on Apr.06, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Saturday Night at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, April 5, 2010) — A solid supporting undercard for Saturday night’s “The Legend Returns” pay-per-view event, headlined by 4-time world heavyweight champion Evander ‘The Real Deal’ Holyfield challenging World Boxing Federation heavyweight title-holder Frans ‘The White Buffalo’ Botha, has been announced by Crown Boxing.

Holyfield (42-10-2, 27 KOs), coming off of a controversial 12-round majority decision loss December 20, 2008 in Switzerland to then World Boxing Association champion Nicolai Valuev, takes on Botha (47-4-3, 28 KOs) in the 12-round main event at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. (continue reading…)

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Holyfield Out to Prove He’s Still a Player in Heavyweight Division

by on Mar.24, 2010, under Press Releases

Holyfield-Botha headlines Apr. 10 PPV at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas
 

LAS VEGAS (Mar. 18, 2010) – Four-time world heavyweight champion Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield plans to make a strong statement April 10 when challenges World Boxing Federation heavyweight title-holder Frans “The White Buffalo” Botha in the 12-round main event, headlining “The Legend Returns” pay-per-view event at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

“I’m not finished, yet,” future Hall of Famer Holyfield emphasized the statement he plans to make against Botha. “I will be champion of the world again.” (continue reading…)

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TMZ Exclusive: Evander Holyfield’s Wife KO’s Protective Order

by on Feb.16, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

image001Posted Feb 16th, 2010 9:32AM by TMZ Staff

Evander Holyfield’s wife is throwing in the towel in the war against the former boxing champ — asking a judge to drop the protective order she obtained against him earlier this month.

According to court officials in Fayette County, GA, Candi Holyfield pulled the plug on the order yesterday. (continue reading…)

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Unholy Feel: A Tribute to Evander Holyfield

by on Feb.01, 2010, under Guest Columnists

by Jason Keidel

Passing puberty does not keep a boy from collecting heroes. Children are indeed precious and precocious, but there’s an eternal misperception that once a male hits 21 he is fully developed, unable to daydream or construct an idol.

Evander Holyfield is one of mine. I adopted him in my 20s, when he was in his 30s. Physically perfect and perfectly humble, Holyfield won without the machismo, under the aegis of Jesus, a smile being the closest he came to boasting. His résumé is evident enough without a cut-and-paste on this page. (continue reading…)

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