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...

Fight barely ends and talk is of a third fight

...I wish I would have known it a day or two earlier. We would have come in at 138½ ourselves." Corrales' promoter Gary Shaw said he shouldn't have let his fighter fight after Castillo missed the weight by so much. But there was a lot at stake...

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Mosley offers De La Hoya advice - and another fight

...boxing." Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, said both Arum and Mosley's promoter, Gary Shaw, approved the judges several weeks before the fight. "I have no idea what he's saying," Ratner said. "I know...

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...doctor recommended complete rest for Johnson for 4-to-6 weeks. Brener said he was attempting to contact promoter Gary Shaw for a decision on whether the program will go on. A possible replacement for Johnson is Vitali Klitschko, Lewis' mandatory...

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...settle a $100 million suit Tyson has pending against King. "It's going to be a very successful show," promoter Gary Shaw said. "The only thing that actually changes with Mike Tyson not on the card is the price of the tickets." Horse racing...

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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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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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With deadline looming, promoters head back to Memphis

...has been approved by everybody and Mike Tyson's license has been done. We feel good in our position." Finkel and Gary Shaw of Main Events, the fight's promoter, have set a Monday deadline to make a fight that was originally scheduled to...

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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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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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