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Synonyms for heavyweight

Synonyms for heavyweight

an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 201 pounds

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a wrestler who weighs more than 214 pounds

a professional boxer who weighs more than 190 pounds

a very large person

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a person of exceptional importance and reputation

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During the CWG, it was not more than a momentary relief for the heavyweight boxer. But just a month later, it was Amandeep's friendly encouragement that helped catapult Manpreet to finish the Asian Games campaign with a silver medal.
The heavyweight boxer was also a consistent champion on the domestic level.
"Chambers is clearly the best heavyweight boxer in the United States and is for good reason ranked top," said Klitschko of the 27-year-old.
Among the millions whose savings were devoured by the collapse was James Braddock, a 24-year-old itinerant heavyweight boxer who had literally bled for the money that disappeared in the crash.
She came to the Institute with solid computer skills, and her previous experience includes assisting in the promotion and marketing of heavyweight boxer Riddick Bowe, which may prove invaluable in helping her manage the workload of TEI's sometimes pugnacious legal staff.
Heavyweight boxer Joe Louis who, along with track and field great Jesse Owens gave a stunning blow to Adolf Hitler's perception of the superiority of the Aryan race, became an official greeter (doorman) at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.
Audience members at the Resorts World Arena in Birmingham included champion sprinter Dina Asher-Smith and heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury.
John, 58, who was a former heavyweight boxer in the 1980s and 1990s who boxed for the European title, said: "Anything that helps boxers is a good thing.
John, 58, a former heavyweight boxer in the 1980s and 1990s who boxed for the European title, said: "Anything that helps boxers is a good thing.
Light heavyweight boxer Scott died in hospital in Sheffield.
Henrietta Street Gym has been created with a PS250,000 investment by owner and former professional heavyweight boxer Neil Perkins who launched Fighting Fit in 2004.
The artefacts are on show at the I Am The Greatest exhibition, which showcases the life and career of heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali, which is open to the public from today at the O2 in London.
? Heavyweight boxer David Haye is due to have his second comeback fight in May.
American heavyweight boxer Amir Mansour has reacted and shared his thoughts on the dispute which involves Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent.
Sydney, Mar 21 ( ANI ): British heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury had reportedly tipped over a table and screamed expletives at Dereck Chisora in a furious show of anger before storming out of a news conference ahead of his world heavyweight title eliminator against his fellow Brit.