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Report/gallery: Holyfield vs. Botha

Ringside by Andreas Hale
Photos by Mary Ann Owen / BoxinginLasVegas.com

Forty-seven-year-old former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield looked as if he had no business in a boxing ring for five-and-a-half rounds against South African Frans Botha.

Then, all of a sudden, the “Real Deal” found the fountain of youth and tore into the “White Buffalo” to earn the World Boxing Federation title with a crowd-pleasing eighth round TKO victory in front of just over 3,000 fans at the Thomas & Mack in Las Vegas . . .  Click here for more

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