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Boxing commission group recommends states deny Tyson license

...states' license revocations or suspensions of boxers, they are not bound to honor a license denial. Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser, said seven states have expressed interest in a Tyson challenge to WBC-IBF heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis...

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Tyson faces tough reinstatement fight

...reinstatement today from the Nevada commissioners who stripped him of his license for biting Evander Holyfield's ears. Tyson's adviser says the former heavyweight champion may be forced to fight outside the country if he doesn't get a license...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/19/oth_239455.shtml
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Tyson hires Ronnie Shields as trainer

...fight against Lennox Lewis. "They're going to meet on Saturday and start training next week," Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser, said Thursday. Shields trained Vernon Forrest to his victory over Shane Mosley at Madison Square Garden in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/12/oth_338152.shtml
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Tyson says he would rape victim now

...six years in prison. He served three years of the sentence before being released on parole. A call for comment to Tyson's adviser, Shelly Finkel, was not immediately returned. The interview will be shown Thursday night (9 p.m. EDT) on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/29/oth_373995.shtml
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Tyson accepts D.C. invitation for interview

...commission first made its intentions known last month. Several states are also courting Tyson. Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser, said Tyson's interview in Washington was still "up in the air." "He'll do whatever he has to do to be licensed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/05/oth_336862.shtml
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Tyson licensing hearing delayed until Sept. 19

...treatment would preclude him from being able to attend Sept. 9," Ratner said. Ratner said he sent a letter to Tyson's adviser, Shelly Finkel, advising him of the delay. The hearing will be held the morning after the Sept. 18 rematch between...

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Tyson, with judge's OK, can fight while serving time

...contest stemming from the August fender bender, has been in the Montgomery County jail since Friday. Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser, said those who have visited the boxer describe him as "depressed." "We didn't expect a sentence of this severity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/10/oth_252930.shtml
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Hearns files paperwork for April 6 fight at Silverdome

...state and the sport as a whole, unsavory characters should be denied access," Raczkowski said. Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser, has said seven states have expressed interest in a Tyson-Lewis fight. Lewis has said his WBC mandatory defense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/09/oth_332492.shtml
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Overtime

...against heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis? "The Staples Center (in Los Angeles) is interested," Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser, said Thursday. "I've heard rumors all along that he might want to fight in California," Rob Lynch, executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/01/oth_330920.shtml
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Overtime

...has a contract with HBO, his business manager, Adrian Ogun, had talks in New York last week with Shelly Finkel, Tyson's adviser. Finkel confirmed he had met with Ogun and told him "not only does Mike want to fight Lewis, he wants to fight...

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