Lennox Lewis is a British Canadian retired boxer with a net worth of 140 million bucks. A former Heavyweight boxer as well as Undisputed World Champion, forty one of his forty four career bouts were won by him, and also won a Gold Medal in the 1988 Olympics Games. He's 1 of just 5 boxers to have won the Heavyweight Championship 3 times.
Born Lennox Claudius Lewis on September two, 1965, in West Ham, London, England, he's the most current undisputed world heavyweight champion. Throughout the 14-year professional career of his, forty one from a total amount of forty four fights, which include victories over Evander Holyfield, Mike Tyson and Vitali Klitschko was won by Lewis. Before making a name for himself to be a pro, Lewis earned gold for Canada in the 1988 Olympic Games, as he defeated succeeding heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe in the final. It was in 1989 that Lennox Lewis turned professional, and so he won his first twenty one fights. Standing upright at six foot five inches tall (196 centimeters) and getting an incredible reach of a 84 inch (213 centimeters), he's been through a considerable ways up until he eventually made a title for himself as one of the very best heavyweight boxers of all time. First he knocked out Donovan Ruddock to acquire the #1 position in the World Boxing Council (WBC) positions and after that being declared WBC heavyweight champion in 1993. While the name was lost by him to Oliver McCall throughout 1994, he'd the opportunity to win the vacant WBC title in 1997 as he defeated McCall in a rematch. Right after protecting the title 4 occasions, he became the Lineal Champion after beating Shannon Briggs by KO in 1998. The following season, he obtained the role of undisputed champion as he chalked up a win over Evander Holyfield in November 1999. Once he beat Mike Tyson by KO in 2002 and ceased Vitali Klitschko in 2003, Lennox Lewis retired from the sport in 2004. This undisputed champ with dual citizenship has homes in Hertfordshire, Florida and Jamaica. With the wife of his, Violet Chang, he's 4 kids.
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