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Gushiken at last happy as boxer after Hall of Fame induction

TOKYO (AP) It was a long fight for Yoko Gushiken to find life after boxing. Or rather, to find his life was all about boxing, after all. It took his induction last month into the International Boxing Hall of Fame - an honor only two other Japanese have received - to allow him to reconcile with who he truly is. Three decades after retiring from the ring - often feeling lost and depressed...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowe, Mancini head Boxing Hall of Fame's class of 2015

CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) Riddick Bowe and Ray ''Boom Boom'' Mancini were inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Sunday. Also inducted were featherweight champion ''Prince'' Naseem Hamed of England, light flyweight champion Yoko Gushiken of Japan, manager Rafael Mendoza of Mexico, referee Steve Smoger of Norfolk, Virginia, journalist Nigel Collins of England, and broadcaster...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowe, Hamed & Mancini Elected To Int’l Boxing HOF

CANASTOTA, NY – DECEMBER 4, 2014 – The International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced today the newest class of inductees to enter the Hall. Living inductees include heavyweight champion Riddick “Big Daddy” Bowe, featherweight champion “Prince” Naseem Hamed and lightweight champion Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini in the Modern category; light flyweight champion Yoko...
Via BadCulture
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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