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By Lou Duva,Evander Holyfield,Tim Smith

ISBN-10: 1613218214

ISBN-13: 9781613218211

For greater than seven many years, Lou Duva has been a mainstay within the boxing global. along with his craggy face and the bulbous nostril of a boxer with questionable shielding abilities, Duva is among the such a lot enduring pictures of boxing, having climbed out and in of earrings for championship fights on six various continents. In Lou Duva: A combating Life, you’ll pay attention firsthand the exhilarating tale of ways Duva balanced relations existence and his paintings with nineteen various international champions.

The son of Italian immigrants who landed at Ellis Island and lived in big apple earlier than relocating the relatives to Paterson, New Jersey, Duva had the percentages stacked opposed to him. instead of settling, Duva was once in a position to claw his manner out of poverty to arrive the top of the boxing company, the place he laid the root of major occasions Promotions—one of the main robust boxing promotions businesses within the sport.

Lou Duva: A scuffling with Life chronicles an grand boxing occupation choked with ups and downs. From his education of champions together with Evander Holyfield and Lennox Lewis to staging a few of the largest bouts within the heritage of boxing, together with the vintage fit among Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns, to the infamous “Riot on the Garden,” Duva pulls no punches as he stocks his corridor of reputation lifestyles for the 1st time.

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