Calzaghe


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Calzaghe

(kælˈzæɡɪ)
n
(Biography) Joe. born 1972, Welsh boxer: won all 46 of his professional fights (1993–2008); world champion in the super middleweight and light heavyweight divisions
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Sitting at ringside, Eubank said: "If Calzaghe did something a little controversial, he would win two or three thousand fans."
FRANK WARREN has rubbished talk of a comeback for Joe Calzaghe and insisted even if the Welshman does want to fight again, his recent cocaine admission should stop him doing so.
Dad-of-two Calzaghe, who quit the ring undefeated, discussed buying and taking cocaine with an undercover reporter.
LIGHTS OUT FOR LACY (March 2006) Joe Calzaghe had already made his name as Britain's boxer of the noughties - this awesome demolition job on America's next big thing Jeff Lacy catapulted him to being one of Britain's greatest of all time.
UNDEFEATED former world super middleweight champion boxer, Joe Calzaghe CBE has revealed his secrets of success outside the ring - in the world of international property investment.
JOE Calzaghe's father Enzo denied in the witness box yesterday that he had tried to persuade his son to accept a money deal from the man now suing the boxer for pounds 1m.
"I've been listening to Froch for too long and it just amazes me that he thinks he could even get in the ring with me," said Calzaghe. "He has been fighting unknown men and I've been in with legends and that just about sums up the difference between us."
CARL FROCH insists he is more interested in fighting Kelly Pavlik than Joe Calzaghe after losing patience with Wales' unbeaten light-heavyweight.
JOE CALZAGHE extended his unbeaten record to 46 fights as he justified odds-on quotes to overcome Roy Jones at Madison Square Garden in the early hours of yesterday morning, and Hills say it's odds-on that he is not yet ready to hang up his gloves.
And within minutes of dealing Jones (left) a crushing and bloody unanimous points defeat in their lightheavyweight bout, Calzaghe was being inundated with offers to continue his glittering unbeaten career.
JOE Calzaghe battled his way back from a first-round knockdown to win a split decision war over Bernard Hopkins at the Thomas & Mack Center, but the final bell did not spell the end of a fight week full of acrimony.
JOE Calzaghe might shrug off the superlatives which will come his way after he beat Bernard Hopkins to reign concurrently as world No.1 at two different weights but he will rightly now be feted as the finest British fighter in history.