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Lennox Lewis' former promoter returns to sport after sex change

  The boxing promoter behind Lennox Lewis' rise to becoming world heavyweight champion is returning to the sport after undergoing a sex change. Kellie Maloney announced Thursday she is resuming her career as a promoter and has taken on two unheralded British fighters. Under her previous name, Frank, Maloney was Lewis' promoter as the British fighter won heavyweight titles in the...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Maloney back as boxing promoter after sex change

LONDON (AP) The boxing promoter behind Lennox Lewis' rise to becoming world heavyweight champion is returning to the sport after undergoing a sex change. Kellie Maloney announced Thursday she is resuming her career as a promoter and has taken on two unheralded British fighters. Under her previous name, Frank, Maloney was Lewis' promoter as the British fighter won heavyweight titles...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Heavyweight Nick Webb debuts this weekend, Scott Welch compares him to Lennox Lewis

As a former WBO title challenger big Scott Welch knows heavyweight boxing. ‘The Brighton Rock’ is now working with 2013 ABA super-heavyweight finalist Nick Webb. The 6’6″, 250 lbs Chertsey giant debuts against Croatia’s Hrvoje Kisicek over four rounds at the York Hall, Bethnal Green this Friday. Welch gives the low down on this exciting addition to boxing’s blue ribbon...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Oregon capitalizes on championship run with brand campaign

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) In the days leading up to the Rose Bowl, Oregon sent customized football jerseys to some of its famous fans, including guitarist Tommy Thayer of Kiss, Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon and retired boxer Lennox Lewis. The jerseys were part of a social media campaign to draw non-football fans to the Ducks. Oregon's athletic department has become known for such attention grabbing...
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Oregon Sends Custom Twitter Handle Jerseys To Various Duck Fan Athletes, Celebrities

Oregon is taking a very interesting approach to garnering support from various athletes and celebrities, some of whom are from Oregon. The Ducks have sent custom jerseys to a number of people, with their Twitter handle on the name plate. The assortment of recipients is very interesting, from former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis to “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” star...
Via College Spun
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Former boxing promoter Frank Maloney having sex change

LONDON -- Former boxing promoter Frank Maloney says he is undergoing a sex change. The 61-year-old Maloney, who guided Lennox Lewis to the world heavyweight title in the 1990s, told Britain's Sunday Mirror newspaper that he is now living as a woman under the name Kellie. The twice-married Maloney ended his illustrious career last October and told the Sunday Mirror he has been undergoing...
Via AP on Fox
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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