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superheavyweight

(ˌsuːpəˈhɛvɪˌweɪt)
n
(Boxing)
a. an amateur boxer weighing more than 91 kg
b. (as modifier): a superheavyweight bout.
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CHRIS EUBANK JR says size won't matter against George Groves - because he mixed it with a Cuban superheavyweight foe of world champ Anthony Joshua Eubank Jr will be well inside the 168lb super-middleweight limit at Friday's weigh-in, ahead of the clash for Groves' WBA world title.
1989 dney 2000: Boxer Audley Harrison won Great Britain's 10th gold medal of the Sydney Olympics when he beat Mukhtarkhan Dildabekov in the superheavyweight division at Darling Harbour.
Joshua was the Olympic superheavyweight champion at London 2012, four years after Price won bronze in the same weight division.
JOE JOYCE fell short in his bid to become Great Britain's 28th and final gold medallist of the Rio Olympics after losing his superheavyweight final to Tony Yoka at Riocentro last night.
The London fighter had to settle for Olympic superheavyweight silver on a split decision in the final fight of the Games.
Now Joyce, 30, has a chance to emulate Joshua's triumph at London 2012 and claim Britain's third Olympic superheavyweight crown this century when he fights Tony Yoka of France for Team GB's final shot at a gold medal in Rio.
Britain's Joe Joyce is odds-on to reach the final of the men's superheavyweight as he takes on Ivan Dychko of Kazakhstan in today's last-four battle.
3 I took up boxing at the age of 18 and won a gold medal at the 2012 London 6 I am taller than 6ft 4ins and fight in the superheavyweight division.
Klitschko, who won superheavyweight gold in Atlanta in 1996, could take advantage of a new AIBA move to open up its eligibility criteria to all existing professionals.
He's on because he unified three belts and won the superheavyweight boxing championship.
Joyce has won all four of his bouts in the current season of WSB and sits second in the superheavyweight rankings with 19 points, one behind Filiip Hrgovic of Croatia who boxes for Astana Arlans Kazakhstan.
England superheavyweight Joe Joyce has vowed to beat the boos and hammer the host nation's boxing hopes when he faces 6ft 6ins Scot Ross Henderson for a Commonwealth Games BOXING medal on Tuesday.