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Kearns arranged for Dempsey to fight in Nevada numerous times.
He is given credit for staging the first fight in Las Vegas, a card that had a main event between Archie Moore and Nino Valdes.
Former light heavyweight champ and current trainer Eddied Mustafa Muhammad talked about Johnson’s life and career.
Some of the past and current fighters on hand for the weekend included Evander Holyfield, Riddick Bowe, Ray Mercer, Lamon Brewster, Chris Byrd, Terence Crawford, David Benavidez, Jose Benavidez Jr., Winky Wright, Angel Manfredy, Bones Adams, Shane Mosely, Laila Ali, Kevin Kelley, Leon and Michael Spinks, Earnie Shavers, Badou Jack, Jessie Vargas, Brandon Rios, Michael Carbajal, Mark “Too Sharp” Johnson, Jeff Mayweather, Eddie Mustafa Muhammad, Shane Mosley Jr., Aaron Pryor Jr, Joel Casamayor, Fernando Vargas, Al Cole.
“Sugar” Shane Mosely and Laila Ali led the 2018 Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame Class this past Saturday night at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas that also included living inductees Chris Byrd, Todd du Boef, Kevin Kelley, Don Minor, Shane Mosley, Sen. Alexis Arguello, Henry Armstrong, Jack “Doc” Kearns, Bill Miller and Aaron Pryor were inducted posthumously.
The weekend was jam-packed and first class which included a Meet and Greet with the Champs, a VIP Reception and an amateur boxing event, the WBC Greenbelt Challenge to go along with the Annual Gala in its 6th year led by president Michelle Corrales-Lewis.
Henry Armstrong was represented by his grandson Edward Scott.
Scott runs a foundation in his grandfather’s name, Henry Armstrong Foundation (
I didn’t get offended, because he didn’t know any better. I would have never known I would end up in the sport of boxing.” Chris Byrd: “My journey to heavyweight was crazy. “People said I was either courageous or crazy, it’s either one. I am Olympic Silver Medalist that nobody really wanted. Byrd was introduced by the legendary Evander Holyfield who said of Byrd: “Chris had fast hands and the only guy that could hit me with them shots.
He also fought Marco Antonio Barrera, Erik Morales, Bones Adams, Troy Dorsey, Manuel Medina, Humberto Soto, Derrick Gainer and Luisito Espinoza.
Kelley was introduced by international boxing hall of famer Mark “Too Sharp” Johnson.
I loved the fans who had my back win, lose or draw, because you respect my fight because I refused to back down from any challenge.” Mosley was introduced by Winky Wright who thanked Mosely for giving him an opportunity to fight when nobody would and a fight that help propel Wright into the International Boxing Hall of Fame this past June.
Laila Ali: On her mom, “You never told me I was too pretty to box and that is usually the type of thing that pretty women would say to each other.
Alexis Arguello and Arron Pryor were represented by their sons Alexis Arguello Jr and Aaron Pryor Jr respectively.