Tyson, Lewis representatives discuss fight in Memphis

...Lennox Lewis were in Memphis on Monday to discuss a possible June fight at The Pyramid. Tyson adviser Shelly Finkel and Gary Shaw of Main Events, Lewis' New Jersey-based promoter, met with officials of the 20,500-seat arena, which is leaving...

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Tyson trying to fight in New Jersey

...authority's chief executive, confirmed Friday. The main event would feature current heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis. // Gary Shaw, a former athletic board member who represents Tyson and Lewis, told The Star-Ledger of Newark on Thursday that if...

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Crash kills boxer Corrales at age 29

...from the bike, which collided with an oncoming car, and died at the scene of the 7:22 p.m. crash. His promoter, Gary Shaw, said Corrales, whose career had faltered the past two years, recently bought the racing motorcycle. "He fought recklessly...

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Texas Motor Speedway doesn't want Tyson-Lewis fight

...oriented venue." Gossage confirmed last week that the track had been in discussions with Tyson adviser Shelly Finkle and Gary Shaw of Main Events, which promotes Lewis. He said he faxed a letter to both on Monday with his decision. Tyson and Lewis...

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Memphis fight site favorite, D.C. still in running

...be announced by the end of the week. "It's both cities, and Detroit is still pushing," Finkel said. Finkel and Gary Shaw, head of Main Events, Lewis' New Jersey-based promoter, spent Monday and Tuesday in Memphis after abandoning an...

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Claims of Lewis-Tyson sellout ring untrue

...resell to British tour operators only to find little interest among Lewis' countrymen to go to Memphis. Lewis promoter Gary Shaw didn't immediately return phone calls seeking comment. Things have gotten so bad that a behind-the-scenes dispute...

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Forrest gets shot at championship

...Thompson engaged in Thursday, when Vargas called Thompson "a crackhead," then Thompson punched Vargas and fight promoter Gary Shaw during a promotional news conference. Instead, Forrest has been concentrating on Frank, IBF's No. 1-ranked welterweight...

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De La Hoya-Vargas bout postponed

...8, but withdrew that offer and later agreed to the May date. "Fernando was not surprised at all," Vargas promoter Gary Shaw said. "He honestly feels Oscar is afraid to fight him." Arum said one of the doctors who examined De La Hoya is also...

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Tyson apologizes - sort of

...and his advisers declined to talk about it. "It (the melee) is under investigation by the Nevada commission," said Gary Shaw, chief operating officer of Main Events, the American promoter of the champion from Britain. The Nevada State Athletic...

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Gunman kills boxing champion

...Stauffenberg confirmed the case was a homicide. "Vernon was one of the few decent people in boxing," said promoter Gary Shaw. "I don't know what to say. I'm still in disbelief, I'm still in shock." Mr. Forrest, who lived in Atlanta...