Found October 25, 2012 on Sports by Colin:
22 years ago today on October 25, 1990, Evander Holyfield knocked James “Buster” Douglas onto Queer Street in the third round to capture the The Ring, WBC, WBA and IBF world heavyweight titles at the Mirage Hotel & Casino in … Continue reading →
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Trainer Emanuel Steward dies at 68

Following conflicting reports from earlier in the day, it has been confirmed that legendary boxing trainer Emanuel Steward has indeed died at the age of 68. 

Legendary boxing trainer Steward dies

Emanuel Steward, the owner of the legendary Kronk Gym and a standout trainer for boxers including Thomas Hearns, Evander Holyfield and Oscar De La Hoya, died Thursday. He was 68. Victoria Kirton, Steward's executive assistant, said Steward died Thursday at a Chicago hospital. She did not disclose the cause of death. Steward trained, helped train or manage some of the greatest...

Legendary Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward, 68, Pronounced Dead at Chicago Hospital

via Associated Press: Emanuel Steward, the owner of the legendary Kronk Gym and a standout trainer for boxers including Thomas Hearns, Evander Holyfield and Oscar De La Hoya, died Thursday. He was 68. Victoria Kirton, Steward’s executive assistant, said Steward died Thursday at a Chicago hospital. She did not disclose the cause of death. Steward trained, helped train or manage...
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