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|Lennox Lewis, CM, CBE|
|Real name||Lennox Claudius Lewis|
|Height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Reach||84 in (213 cm)|
|Born||September 2, 1965
West Ham, London, England
|Wins by KO||32|
|Gold||1988 Seoul||Super heavyweight|
|Gold||1986 Edinburgh||Super heavyweight|
Lennox Claudius Lewis CM CBE (born September 2, 1965 in West Ham, London, England, United Kingdom) is a British/Canadian retired professional boxer. Lewis is one of five people to have won the heavyweight championship three times. Lewis was inducted into the Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in 2008 and was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2009. Lewis holds notable victories over many people: Mike Tyson, Donovan Ruddock, Tony Tucker, Frank Bruno, Andrew Golota, Michael Grant, David Tua, Hasim Rahman, and Vitali Klitschko.
Sources[change | change source]
- Mee, Bob (2001-04-18). "Angry Lewis caught in the crossfire". The Daily Telegraph (London: Telegraph Media Group). http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/main.jhtml?xml=/sport/2001/04/18/sobox19.xml. Retrieved 2007-03-22.
- "Lennox Lewis". Canada's Sports Hall of Fame. http://www.sportshall.ca/stories.html?proID=499&catID=all&lang=EN. Retrieved 2015-3-28.
- "Lennox Lewis". International Boxing Hall of Fame. http://www.ibhof.com/pages/about/inductees/modern/lewislennox.html. Retrieved 2015-3-28.
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- Lennox Lewis' Official website
- BBC Sports-Lewis' career in photos
- Professional boxing record for Lennox Lewis from BoxRec
- Lennox Lewis at the Internet Movie Database
|BBC Sports Personality of the Year
|BWAA Fighter of the Year