Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Photos: Cuba Bids Teary Farewell To Teofilo Stevenson

Hundreds of Cubans attend the funeral of Cuban Boxer Teofilo Stevenson in Havana on June 12. Stevenson, hailed as one of the best boxers of his time though he never turned professional, died on June 11 at the age of 60 of a heart attack. Stevenson dominated world amateur boxing for 14 years and became the first fighter to win the Olympic gold medal in the same division three times.

Tags: photos image  
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by gito7127 on 06-13-2012

[QUOTE=ELHURACAN58;12238139]Congratulations Ali on your pro boxing championships, you are a great boxer, but Stevenson was the best heavyweight fighter of all time![/QUOTE] Bro you cant say that they were both great fighters :chairshot

Comment by PacKOtyson on 06-13-2012

[QUOTE=kidcuban;12238721]Budfr. You are so ignorant. Read this article. With the great amateur and Olympic boxing background that comes out of Cuba, we are beginning to see more and more great fighters coming out of the tiny island in the Caribbean;…

Comment by kidcuban on 06-12-2012

Budfr. You are so ignorant. Read this article. With the great amateur and Olympic boxing background that comes out of Cuba, we are beginning to see more and more great fighters coming out of the tiny island in the Caribbean;…

Comment by NachoMan on 06-12-2012

[QUOTE=DannYankee09;12238299]Real Patriot Good man "I rather have the affection of 8 million Cubans than 1 million dollars to fight Ali" -Teofilo Stevenson[/QUOTE] Could have had the affection of millions more if he would have tested himself against the world's best…

Comment by NachoMan on 06-12-2012

[QUOTE=kidcuban;12238528]... I don't agree what you say about Rigondeaux. [U]This kid wanted to be free and didn't wanna be a slave for the rest of his life.[/QUOTE] Right on. :fing02: How anyone can criticize a man wanting to live his…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (19)
Top Headlines Adonis Stevenson-Sean Monaghan Fight Being Pushed Back Golovkin's Promoter Updates on Status of Billy Joe Saunders Fight Photos: Luis Ortiz, Derric Rossy - Go Face To Face in New York Anthony Ogogo Registered Blind After Fracturing Eye Socket Mike Perez Ring Return Set For April 28 In Dublin Glenn Dezurn vs. Leroy Davila To Open Up ShoBox, April 14 Trainer: Gamboa, If He Stops Bad Habits, Can Beat Lomachenko Eric Molina: Not Many Will Beat Joshua, He'll Go Through Klitschko David Haye is The Latest To Entertain Facing a UFC Fighter Mikkel Kessler Ring Return in Play For World Boxing Super Series Bradley Skeete vs. Shayne Singleton Set, June 2 In Brentwood Shumenov vs. Dorticos Headed To Palms in Las Vegas, April 29 Brook vs. Spence Tickets - Fight Pass Pre-Sale Sold Out Pacquiao Adviser: Pacquiao-Horn Deal Being Finalized For July 2 Petrov's Promoter Could See 'Fight of The Year' With Flanagan Kathy Duva Explains Why Barrera is Not Fighting Artur Beterbiev Luis Ortiz's Manager Explains Why They Signed With Al Haymon Charlo's Trainer, Hatley Argue About Results of Spence Sparring Frank Warren: 1 Mill For Crolla To Face Flanagan, is Hearn Joking? Liam Smith Hopes To Land Miguel Cotto Showdown Thomas Stalker To Return In Leicester, April 22 Gervonta Davis vs. Liam Walsh: Anthony Yarde Added To Card Tony Bellew Admits He May Possibly Fight "Three" More Times Carson Jones: Kell Brook Will Beat Errol Spence! Marcos Reyes Plans Shocker: David Lemieux is NOT Invincible 30 years later, Tim Ryan on Leonard-Hagler and the Golden Age Mikey Garcia: If Gamboa Can Get a Title, I Would Fight Him Miguel Cotto Ring Return Being Positioned For June 24 Jermell Charlo: Hatley Hasn't Fought Near My Level of Competition Kudryashov-Durodola Rematch - WBC Final Eliminator, May 20 Juan Manuel Marquez Files Lawsuit Over Fraud, 2.3 Million Stolen Luis Ortiz: After My April Fight - I Want Wilder, Joshua or Parker! Srisaket Sor Rungvisai Receives Hero's Welcome at Home Arum Tired of Waiting, Gives Pacquiao Deadline To Decide on Horn Sullivan Barrera: Parker Fight is Another Step To a World Title Luis Ortiz vs. Derric Rossy Possible For Berto-Porter Card Froch: We May See The 'Best and Last' of Klitschko With Joshua Photos: Alberto Machado, Juan Jose Martinez - Go Face To Face Mayweather Gets Partial Win Over Ms. Jackson in Court Ruling Fonfara: Training With Virgil Hunter Will Make Me a Better Fighter
Advertisement
Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement