Australia's Anthony Mundine beat Antwun Echols of the United States to win the World Boxing Association's vacant super-middleweight title. He lost his previous shot at a world title to Germany's Sven Ottke in 2001.
Was Audley Harrison a world champion?
He has also competed for the WBC Heavyweight title, one of the four major world championships in the sport. In 2009, Harrison won the Prizefighter tournament, his first of two.
Audley Harrison. Audley Harrison MBE Height 6 ft 51⁄2 in (197 cm) Reach 86 in (218 cm) Nationality British Born 26 October 1971 Park Royal, London, England 12 more rows
Was Freddie Roach a world champion?
Roach was the trainer of two-time women's world champion Lucia Rijker. He has also trained former light welterweight champion Amir Khan.
Freddie Roach (boxing) Freddie Roach Nationality American Born March 5, 1960 Dedham, Massachusetts, U.S. Stance Orthodox Boxing record 9 more rows
Was Julio Cesar Chavez Jr a world champion?
vs. Zbik. On 4 June 2011, Chávez defeated WBC Middleweight Champion Sebastian Zbik to win his first world title at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, taking a major step toward establishing his own legacy while his famous father looked on.
Is Jean Alesi a world champion?
After leaving Formula One, from 2002 to 2006 Alesi raced in the DTM championship, winning some races and his best result was a fifth place in the drivers' championship. He raced in the Speedcar Series in 2008 and 2009 and raced at Le Mans in 2010.
Jean Alesi. Formula One World Championship career Starts 62 Wins 5 Podiums 8 Poles 3 38 more rows
Was Gilbert Melendez a UFC champion?
Gilbert Melendez (born April 12, 1982) is an American mixed martial artist who formerly competed in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is a two-time Strikeforce Lightweight Champion and a former WEC Lightweight Champion.
Gilbert Melendez By decision 7 Amateur record Total 2 Wins 2 28 more rows
Was Nick Diaz a Strikeforce champion?
Diaz is a former Strikeforce, WEC and IFC welterweight champion and a UFC title challenger.
Who was the first ROH World Champion?
Low Ki The inaugural champion was Low Ki, who defeated Christopher Daniels, Spanky, and Doug Williams in a Four Way 60-minute Iron Man match at the Crowning A Champion event on July 27, 2002, to become champion. Kyle O'Reilly has the shortest reign at 33 days. Bandido is the current champion in his first reign.
Was Glover Teixeira a champion?
Teixeira won the fight by second-round rear-naked choke submission, winning the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. This win made him the oldest first time champion in UFC history at 42 years old, and also earned him the Performance of the Night award.
Was there a World Series in 1919?
The 1919 World Series matched the American League champion Chicago White Sox against the National League champion Cincinnati Reds. Although most World Series have been of the best-of-seven format, the 1919 World Series was a best-of-nine series (along with 1903, 1920, and 1921).
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