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Sports by Colin:
Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver earned a fourth round TKO over journeyman Mike Sheppard last night at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The 45-year-old Tarver (30-6-0-1, 21 KOs), who last exited the squared circle in June 2012 following a controversial draw with Nigerian Lateef Kayode, floored the 38-year-old Sheppard (21-16-1, 9 KOs) three times before the match was halted at 1:53 of the decisive frame. Tarver, a southpaw from Orlando who earned a bronze medal at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, was a decent pugilist mainly known for beating Roy Jones and the fictional Rocky Balboa as … Continue reading →
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Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver will scrap journeyman Mike Sheppard tonight at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The 45-year-old Tarver (29-6-0-1, 20 KOs) last exited the squared circle in June 2012 following a controversial draw with Nigerian Lateef Kayode. However, the bout was ultimately declared a no contest after Tarver tested positive for the anabolic...
There are worse ways I can imagine to spend a weekday night than to watch Fox Sports 1's Golden Boy Live program: getting all of the skin on my forehead shaved off by a hyperactive drug addict wielding a big chunk of glass, say, or listening to Aerosmith's "Love In An Elevator" for two hours straight. But it's a small number. Tuesday night, Antonio Tarver returned...
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