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Cuba says goodbye to boxing great Teofilo Stevenson

Cuba said goodbye on Tuesday to heavyweight boxing great Teofilo Stevenson, who won three Olympic gold medals and became a symbol of communist pride when he refused to fight for money. A day after......

Cuban boxing great Teofilo Stevenson dead

Cuban heavyweight boxing great Teofilo Stevenson, who won three Olympic gold medals but turned down a chance to fight Muhammad Ali for $5 million, has died of a heart attack at the age of 60, Cuban......

Olympic Legends: Teofilo Stevenson

For more than a quarter of a century one question has been put repeatedly to Cuban heavyweight boxer Teofilo Stevenson."Why didn't you accept all those million-dollar offers to turn professional?"......

PHOTOS: The leading modern Olympians

The leading 12 Olympic athletes since the Games were revived in 1896. Paavo Nurmi (Finland, 1897-1973) Nurmi, the greatest of the "Flying Finns" who revolutionised distance running, was a......

Cubans still the ring masters

Their rivals had wishfully predicted a decline but the Cubans remain the masters of the Olympic ring.With nine of their boxers still in the tournament before Tuesday's action and five already......

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Q. Teofillo Stevenson the legendary Cuban Boxer turned down all lucrative offers to become a professional boxer. Why?
:  A. Teofilo Stevenson: What is one million dollars compared to the love of eight million Cubans more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/teofillo-stevenson-the-legendary-cuban-boxer-turned-down-all//answers/17870233

Good Citizen
Q. Quiz: Only three boxers have won three Olympic gold medals. Name one-------first right answer will get the BA.
Good Citizen:  A. Teofilo StevensonSavon & Laslo Papp more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/quiz-only-three-boxers-have-won-three-olympic-gold-medals.-n/17870218/answers/17802626

Good Citizen
Q. "Professional boxing treats a fighter like a commodity to be bought and sold and discarded when he is no longer of use," Whose words are this?
Good Citizen:  A. Teofilo Stevenson more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/quotprofessional-boxing-treats-a-fighter-like-a-commodity-to/17802543/answers/12498325

Good Citizen
Q. Only three boxers achieved the feat winning three straight Olympic titles. Name two of them?
Good Citizen:  A. Teofilo Stevenson and Laszlo Papp.The third one is Felix Savon more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/only-three-boxers-achieved-the-feat-winning-three-straight-o/12498303/answers/12043905

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