The shooting world was a bit different in the mid-'60s, and Warren Center's original concept for his Contender
was not as it became.
One much-loved characteristic of the Contender
was the ease with which barrels--and calibers--could be changed.
In the other most notable match-ups, promoting stable fighter Michael Thoms finished Bradford's Afshin Sadeghian - a three-time British kung fu champion - with a second round body shot for the Contender
amateur cruiserweight title.
44 handgun one day, chase whitetails with a muzzleloader or centerfire rifle the next and round out your hunting season by calling in a big gobbler in the spring, there was only one gun with which you could accomplish all those tasks, and it was the Contender
He has a record that is pretty much second to none in the northern hemisphere, and so he has to be the leading contender
If he is involved it will be a third tour for him, he has a record that is pretty much second to none in the northern hemisphere and so he has to be the leading contender
Englishman Leigh 'Bulldog' Remedios will face Ballymena's Alan 'The Apprentice' Philpott for the vacant Cage Contender
Minter, the son of former world champion Alan, has experience of the reality TV spotlight, having been leading on points when stopped in the last round on the UK v USA Contender
LABOUR leadership contenders
yesterday accused the Scottish government of not doing enough to help poor families.
In 1967 Thompson used the ingenious design of a single-shot pistol by Warren Center to introduce the Thompson/Center Contender
Earlier, environment spokesman Chris Huhne became the first contender
to throw his hat into the ring, promising to campaign on a platform of "a fairer and greener society where we put people first".
Should Peter Manfredo jnr get his 'ass kicked' by Joe Calzaghe, The Contender
will not consider it a tragedy.
LIVERPOOL boxer Paul Smith Jnr is set to become a household name on both sides of the Atlantic after signing up to star in hit American TV show The Contender
This year, the Oscar and Spirit worlds have collided, with the studio-financed indie Brokebaek Mountain the lead contender
in both races.
Mum-of-two Kym, a Eurovision song contest contender
, said: "I'd love to have them done.