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At age 43 and weighing in at a flabby 248 lbs, James Toney began his comeback by stopping Bobby Gunn in Southaven, Mississippi. Some bloggers and Toney supporters are already crowing that "Light's Out" is back and praising Toney's supposed knockout power, a highly questionable assertion at best. The truth is that the fight, just like all of Toney's recent...
Some guys just don't know when to quit, and James Toney (73-7-3, 44 KOs) returns to the heavyweight division to battle journeyman Bobby Gunn (21-4-1, 18 KOs) at Landers Center in Southaven, Miss., on Saturday night.
Toney is coming off a loss to Denis Lebedev last November that didn't just border on the disgraceful; it crossed the border, dropped its pants, mooned the border...
One-time UFC fighter and boxing star James Toney recently went in to train and spar with UFC welterweight Nick Diaz. Read More: James Toney (News), Nick Diaz (News), UFC
Dennis Lebedev didn't just out-point James Toney in Moscow yesterday; Lebedev whipped the 43 year old former middleweight, super middleweight and cruiserweight champion. Toney never gained any real traction in the bout, and from the 9th Round on he was in full retreat.
I predicted Toney's age and poor physical condition would give Lebedev, a limited but powerful boxer...
Former champ James Toney, 43, lost over 50 pounds and traveled to Moscow, Russia for a shot at the interim WBA cruiserweight title. Unfortunately for Toney, the fight was not the least bit competitive as he was shut out over 12 one-sided rounds by 32-year-old Denis Lebedev of Russia. All three judges scored the bout 120-108....Read Full Post
James Toney, a former champion fighting at 43, lost a unanimous decision Friday to Denis Lebedev of Russia for the interim WBA cruiserweight title.
Cheered by the home crowd at Khodynka Ice Palace, Lebedev started tentatively but would up battering a fading Toney toward the end and won all 12 rounds. The three judges all scored the bout 120-108.
Toney dropped to 73-7-3, with 44...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2011
Denis Lebedev dominated 43-year-old multiple world champion James Toney to unanimously win the interim WBA cruiserweight title at the Khodynka Ice Palace on Friday.
Cheered by the home crown, Lebedev, 11 years younger than Toney, overcame caution in the first rounds to batter a fading Toney towards the end and win all 12 rounds on the judges' cards.
Lebedev, who beat Roy Jones...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2011
Promoter Greg Cohen, of Greg Cohen Promotions, is safe after being aboard the Boeing 767 from New Jersey that had to make an emergency landing at Warsaw, Poland's Frederic Chopin International airport today.
On his way to his fighter, James Toney's fight against Russia's Dennis Ledbedev this Friday, Cohen was among the 230 people on board who survived unscathed after...
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November 4th sees cruiserweight action in Moscow in an up-or-out fight between comebacking James Toney and contender Denis Lebedev. Toney is returning to boxing after seeing his career stall and his flirtation with MMA turn out badly, so a win might put him back into the cruiserweight or even heavyweight picture. Lebedev, on the other hand, is coming back from his own razor...