World Title

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Stanley Christodoulou
... He began his boxing career in 1963 and refereed his first world title bout in 1973 when Romeo Anaya and Arnold Taylor fought for the world bantamweight title ... He was the first man to referee world title fights in all 17 weight categories, and the third to oversee 100 world title bouts ... He is a member of the World Boxing Association's International Officials Committee, and in 1980 was named the WBA's 'Referee of the Year' ...
Cisero Murphy - Career
... there were racial tensions in the United States, Murphy was not invited to compete in world title events until 1965 despite his skills as a player ... Many other African Americans who were not accepted in the world title events avoided confrontation due to intimidation ... Murphy won the Burbank World Invitational 14.1 tournament in 1965, defeating white players such as Joe Balsis, Jimmy Moore, and Luther Lassiter ...
Lamont Pearson - Professional Career
... This led to his first regional title bout on December 8, 2000 ... and southpaw Harold Warren for the vacant NABA Super Featherweight Title ... Warren, a 40-year old former two-time world title challenger with a record of 42-14, fought valiantly in a closely contested bout, but Pearson staged a dramatic tweflth round ...
Shane Chapman - Biography and Career
... winning 8 out of 9 fights and picking up the New Zealand North Island and South Pacific titles at super welterweight ... In 1998 he won his first professional (and world) title by defeating a Chinese fighter to win the W.F.S.B ... world title at light middleweight ...
Leanda Cave - Career
... had greater success when she took the gold and the World title in CancĂșn, Mexico in November 2002 ... Cave struggled with injury in 2003 and was unable to defend her world title, although did take part in the BBC series Superstars ... Cave won her second world title in 2007 at the ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships in Lorient, France ...

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