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The Pittsburgh Kid rises to challenge for World title once again


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In a historic night of epic proportion, Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort in association with former pound-for-pound superstar's Roy Jones Jr. & Oscar De La Hoya & TNT Promotions team up on Saturday November 30th, 2013 to present a special edition of “Live Championship Boxing” at The Harv. *In the 12 Round Main Event, Paul "The Pittsburgh Kid" Spadafora challenges Johan "El Terrible" Perez of Caracas, Venezuela for the WBA Super Lightweight Interim World Title.

 

 

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Re: The Pittsburgh Kid rises to challenge for World title once again

 

Attempting to tie Marciano's record, I thought that only applied to Heavyweights?

 

--- Any boxing record can be tied. 49-0 has been approached and sometimes surpassed by many in many divisions, but what hasn't been surpassed is the intensity and ferocity of the record that Marciano retired with in what came to be known as a "golden era" because of the multi-fight rivalry between Rocky, Charles, and Jersey Joe that took place in a short span of time. Valuev, Dariusz, and Holmes all greatly improved their marketing by promoters using Rocky and Joe Louis records.

 

Wlad is coming up fast on Joe's 26-0 mark, lookout!

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