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Overtime: A sports wrap-up

...network, Showtime. In the meantime, Lewis is preparing for a mandatory defense this summer against Croatia's Zeljko Mavrovic. The Telegraph said the fight, previously expected to be held in Europe, will likely take place in Atlantic City...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/20/oth_228589.shtml
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Lennox Lewis: a champion with doubters

...disqualified in the fifth round for holding. Promoter Dino Duva said Lewis will make a mandatory defense against Zeljko Mavrovic of Croatia, the WBC's No. 1 contender, in Europe in July or August. Briggs, booed lustily after winning a disputed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/30/oth_225156.shtml
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Tyson dominates out of the ring

...on March 25 in Atlantic City, N.J. He also made a mandatory defense in which he was unimpressive in outpointing Zeljko Mavrovic of Croatia on Sept. 26 at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn. Boxing's biggest non-heavyweight attraction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/27/oth_248561.shtml
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Lewis is getting what he wants, maybe more

...still owes a WBA mandatory defense against Henry Akinwande or the highest available contender, which he would make on Showtime if he wins March 13. Lewis made a WBC mandatory defense by outpointing Zeljko Mavrovic of Croatia on Sept. 26.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/01/oth_246224.shtml
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Boxing enjoys TV revival

...most for a non-heavyweight fight. Lennox Lewis defends his share of the heavyweight title Saturday on HBO against Zeljko Mavrovic. "There are a lot of positive things happening in boxing and Mike Tyson has not been in the ring," said Lou DiBella...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/25/oth_240030.shtml
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Briggs gets Lewis in title bout

...Lewis win, and he will be a heavy favorite, he is scheduled to make a mandatory defense against European champion Zeljko Mavrovic this summer in London. Jose Sulaiman, the WBC president, notified Main Events, Lewis' American promoter, on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/07/oth_220207.shtml
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Holyfield-Lewis bout takes big step forward

...should fight for the right to unify the title." Lewis is also lined up for a mandatory defense against Croatia's Zeljko Mavrovic in London in June. But Eliades said the proposed unification bout should also set up a $100 million to $150 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/23/oth_219497.shtml
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Overtime: Augusta State woman honored by Peach Belt

...in charge of sports for Showtime. Larkin said the other two are 33-year-old Orlin Norris and 30-year-old Zeljko Mavrovic. FOOTBALL: The NFL has not determined the length of Leon Lett's latest suspension for violating the league's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/23/oth_266251.shtml
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Holyfield signs to fight Lewis

...fight was called off after Akinwande tested positive for hepatitis B. Thomas said Akinwande still is not available to fight. Lewis made a WBC mandatory title defense by outpointing Zeljko Mavrovic of Croatia Sept. 26 at Uncasville, Conn.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/16/oth_242083.shtml
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After win, Hollyfield looks for next opponent

...unite the championship by fighting Lennox Lewis, who will make a mandatory WBC title defense next Saturday against Zeljko Mavrovic of Croatia at the Mohegan Sun Casino at Uncasville, Conn. First, however, Holyfield wants to make a mandatory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/22/oth_239726.shtml
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