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Evander Holyfield

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Holyfield, Evander and Bernard Holyfield. Holyfield: The Humble Warrior. Atlanta: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1996.

Suster, Gerald. Champions of the Ring. London: Robson Books, 1994.


"Boxing: Holy eyes high fives." Europe Intelligence Wire (October 20, 2002).

"Boxing: The king, the rock, and the white buffalo." Africa News Service (May 24, 2001).

"Boxing: Veterans in search of more ring glory." Africa News Service (March 1, 2001).

Daly, Dan. "Holyfield's ticket has looked punched before." The Washington Times (August 15, 2000): 1.

"Evander Holyfield loses WBA title, but says he won't quit boxing." Jet (March 19, 2001): 51.

"Foolish heart." Sports Illustrated (June 17, 1996): 31.

Hoffer, Richard. "Now it gets serious: after beating Seamus McDonough, Evander Holyfield may finally get his shot." Sports Illustrated (June 11, 1990): 34.

Hoffer, Richard. "Heart and soul." Sports Illustrated (May 29, 1995): 36.

Hoffer, Richard. "Feeding frenzy." Sports Illustrated (July 7, 1997): 32.

Hoffer, Richard. "This one didn't faint." Sports Illustrated (December 30, 1996): 90.

Hoffer, Richard. "Grisly requiem." Sports Illustrated (December 29, 1997): 88.

Hoffer, Richard. "Grand larceny." Sports Illustrated (March 22, 1999): 60.

"Holyfield forgives Tyson for biting his ears." Jet (January 26, 1998): 48.

"Holyfield hanging on for wrong reasons." The Washington Times (December 14, 2002): C01.

Loverro, Thom. "Indebted Holyfield still keeps the faith." The Washington Times (November 7, 1997): 1.

Loverro, Thom. "Keeping the faith: Holyfield refuses to believe his time as a heavyweight champion is up." The Washington Times (November 12, 1999): 1.

Loverro, Thom. "Is boxing on the ropes?" Insight on the News (January 24, 2000): 32.

Lyons, Douglas. "Evander Holyfield: Coping with sudden success." Ebony (January 1991): 48.

"Muhammad Ali calls Holyfield-Lewis fight decision 'a fix.'" Jet (April 12, 1999): 48.

Pearlman, Jeff. "Ragged night in Georgia." Sports Illustrated (September 28, 1998): 81.

Plummer, William. "Tough guys do dance." People Weekly (November 16, 1992): 69.

Putnam, Pat. "One angry man." Sports Illustrated (November 13, 1989): 38.

Putnam, Pat. "No joke: Evander Holyfield discovered that George Foreman was to be taken seriously." Sports Illustrated (April 29, 1991): 22.

Putnam, Pat. "Sluggards." Sports Illustrated (July 5, 1993): 18.

"To ear is human." The Washington Times (October 21, 1998): 16.

"Tyson and Holyfield should be banned." The Washington Times (July 6, 1997): 3.

Wulf, Steve. "The bible thumper." Time (November 25, 1996): 119.

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