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  1. Heavyweight Zhang Zhilei to make pro debut on Aug. 8

    Dan Rafael

    Chinese amateur Zhang Zhilei, who claimed the Olympic super heavyweight silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and bronze medals at the 2007 and 2009 amateur world championships, will make his pro debut Aug. 8 in Fallon, Nevada.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2014
  2. John Ruiz: 'Evander Holyfield came to fight'

    Gabrielle Paese

    John Ruiz, the only Latino heavyweight champion in boxing history, recently visited ESPN's Bristol, Conn., campus to discuss his decorated amateur and pro careers and his latest venture, Quietman Sports Gym.

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2011
  3. Evander Holyfield speaks with U.S. Olympic boxing team

    Former world heavyweight champion and 1984 Olympic medalist Evander Holyfield had words of advice for the members of the current U.S. team.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2011
  4. 45-year-old Holyfield, Valuev close in on agreement on world titl...

    Dan Rafael

    Evander Holyfield has accepted an offer to challenge Nikolai Valuev for his heavyweight world title, the former four-time champion told ESPN.com Wednesday night.

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2008
  5. Holyfield returns to deal Bates TKO in second round

    Evander Holyfield rocked Jeremy Bates into the ropes late in the first round, withstood a few hard body shots early in the second then caught his insurance-salesman foe in the corner to earn a technical knockout.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2006
  6. Relative unknown gets a shot at 'The Real Deal'

    Michael Woods

    When Jeremy Bates, 32, got the call to fight Evander Holyfield, Bates put aside his insurance gig to take on the 43-year-old former heavyweight champ. They'll meet in the ring Friday.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2006
  7. The Real Deal

    Larry Schwartz

    Evander Holyfield is the only boxer to win the heavyweight title four times. Don't miss SportsCentury: Evander Holyfield on Wednesday at 4 pm ET.

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2006
  8. Ward defending himself over total in travel expenses

    Travel by U.S. Olympic Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Ward and his wife amounted to $115,664 last year and included flights to see Evander Holyfield fight and to Florida, where the couple have a home, a newspaper reported Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | February 25, 2003
  9. Byrd Can Win More than a Title

    Doug Fischer

    Chris Byrd isn't merely looking for a win over Evander Holyfield, he needs respect.

    AssociateStory | December 10, 2002
  10. Holyfield, set to make $5 million, sees lots of green

    Evander Holyfield's current role of guinea pig could result in a recurring role of cash cow.

    Story | Conversation | December 06, 2002
  11. Site, foe of Holyfield's next fight still uncertain

    BEIJING -- Evander Holyfield's manager discounted claims Monday that the WBA champion would fight in Beijing in May. Jim Thomas said there had been no talks about such a fight, despite the claim of Beijing-based Great Wall International Sports Media...

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2000
  12. Holyfield edges Ruiz in tightly contested bout

    LAS VEGAS (Ticker) -- Evander Holyfield made a little history Saturday night. In a lackluster effort, Holyfield scored a controversial unanimous decision over fringe contender John Ruiz and captured the vacant WBA heavyweight title at the Paris Reso...

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2000
  13. Holyfield edges Ruiz in tightly contested bout

    LAS VEGAS (Ticker) -- Evander Holyfield made a little history tonight. In a lackluster effort, Holyfield scored a controversial unanimous decision over fringe contender John Ruiz and captured the vacant WBA heavyweight title at the Paris Resort and...

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2000