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BOXREC PROFILE NO 1 EARNIE SHAVERS
BOXREC PROFILE NO 1 EARNIE SHAVERS
DATE: 2013/06/20::
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boxrec: Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao On For May 2 MGM in Las Vegas - EsNews Boxing
boxrec: Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao On For May 2 MGM in Las Vegas - EsNews Boxing
DATE: 2015/01/05::
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Adrien Broner P4P Rank Over Manny Pacquiao Boxrec
Adrien Broner P4P Rank Over Manny Pacquiao Boxrec
DATE: 2013/01/04::
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BoxRec - Anyone having problems with this site?
BoxRec - Anyone having problems with this site?
DATE: 2014/05/26::
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P4P #1 Charlie Zelenoff Embarrases "boxrec.com" fighter !
P4P #1 Charlie Zelenoff Embarrases "boxrec.com" fighter !
DATE: 2013/10/14::
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"boxrec.com" exposed Zelenoff Tkod Wilder. Radio @ 8
"boxrec.com" exposed Zelenoff Tkod Wilder. Radio @ 8
DATE: 2014/08/10::
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Antonio Tarver - Ranked #8 Heavyweight on BoxRec! LOL!
Antonio Tarver - Ranked #8 Heavyweight on BoxRec! LOL!
DATE: 2015/04/14::
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Jeff Mayweather on the Mayweather-Pacquiao posting on BoxRec.com
Jeff Mayweather on the Mayweather-Pacquiao posting on BoxRec.com
DATE: 2015/01/07::
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Tutorial: Uso de la Aplicación Watch List de BoxRec
Tutorial: Uso de la Aplicación Watch List de BoxRec
DATE: 2011/06/27::
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Mayweather Jr vs Pacquiao on Boxrec?! + Arum says there
Mayweather Jr vs Pacquiao on Boxrec?! + Arum says there's "movement"
DATE: 2015/01/06::
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80 Wins 0 Losses Charlie Zelenoff Is The Greatest "boxrec" is a joke
80 Wins 0 Losses Charlie Zelenoff Is The Greatest "boxrec" is a joke
DATE: 2015/04/08::
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Guillermo Rigondaux Ranked  #3 Super Bantamweight by Boxrec
Guillermo Rigondaux Ranked #3 Super Bantamweight by Boxrec
DATE: 2014/10/13::
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KACIE OWNS CHARLIE Z!!!! KACIE LOVES BOXREC!!! CHRARLIE ZELENOFF 0-1 FOREVER!!!!
KACIE OWNS CHARLIE Z!!!! KACIE LOVES BOXREC!!! CHRARLIE ZELENOFF 0-1 FOREVER!!!!
DATE: 2013/08/28::
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Kalle Sauerland BoxRec News Interview, Bamberg, 24th November 2013
Kalle Sauerland BoxRec News Interview, Bamberg, 24th November 2013
DATE: 2013/11/24::
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P4P#1 Charlie Z Strikes boxrec pretender In the Face Twice
P4P#1 Charlie Z Strikes boxrec pretender In the Face Twice
DATE: 2014/02/08::
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'Fast' Eddie Chambers Exclusive Boxrec News Interview, France, 22nd January 2014
DATE: 2014/01/23::
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Kalle Sauerland Boxrec News Interview Part 2, Stuttgart, 25th January 2014
Kalle Sauerland Boxrec News Interview Part 2, Stuttgart, 25th January 2014
DATE: 2014/01/28::
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G.O.A.T Charlie Z Destroys "boxrec fighter" on video 2013 Footage
G.O.A.T Charlie Z Destroys "boxrec fighter" on video 2013 Footage
DATE: 2014/04/14::
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'The Man Inside' Trailer - BoxRec Exclusive
DATE: 2013/01/08::
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Kalle Sauerland Boxrec News Interview Part 1, Stuttgart, 25th January 2014
Kalle Sauerland Boxrec News Interview Part 1, Stuttgart, 25th January 2014
DATE: 2014/01/25::
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CHARLIE ZELENOFF SAYS BOXREC.COM IS FAKE!!! ANDREW HARTLEY IS NOW UNDEFEATED!!!
CHARLIE ZELENOFF SAYS BOXREC.COM IS FAKE!!! ANDREW HARTLEY IS NOW UNDEFEATED!!!
DATE: 2012/07/15::
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I wiped "boxrec" out just like I Predicted I Would G.O.A.T Charlie Zelenoff
I wiped "boxrec" out just like I Predicted I Would G.O.A.T Charlie Zelenoff
DATE: 2013/07/17::
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Master Boxer Charlie Zelenoff Shows "boxrec" What a Real Champion Fights Like
Master Boxer Charlie Zelenoff Shows "boxrec" What a Real Champion Fights Like
DATE: 2014/07/02::
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My video letter to Boxrec (.com)!!! Lucky Byfield
My video letter to Boxrec (.com)!!! Lucky Byfield
DATE: 2014/11/03::
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R.I.P boxrec for ever Zelenoff Breaks Nose Of Heavyweight Link Below
R.I.P boxrec for ever Zelenoff Breaks Nose Of Heavyweight Link Below
DATE: 2014/04/15::
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Keith Thurman vs Marcos Maidana on BOXREC
Keith Thurman vs Marcos Maidana on BOXREC
DATE: 2014/05/21::
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BOXREC PROFILE NO 2 TERRIBLE TERRY NORRIS
BOXREC PROFILE NO 2 TERRIBLE TERRY NORRIS
DATE: 2013/06/22::
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Charlie Zelenoff Beats 300lb Giant Im #1 P4P I Exterminated You boxrec actors
Charlie Zelenoff Beats 300lb Giant Im #1 P4P I Exterminated You boxrec actors
DATE: 2013/04/06::
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Wladimir Klitschko v Alex Leapai Media Day, Austria, 8th April 2014
Wladimir Klitschko v Alex Leapai Media Day, Austria, 8th April 2014
DATE: 2014/04/09::
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Charlie Z Is The GOAT no more boxrec no more ufc Im The Best Im a Cyborg
Charlie Z Is The GOAT no more boxrec no more ufc Im The Best Im a Cyborg
DATE: 2013/03/22::
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#1P4P Charlie Zelenoff Jabs "boxrec" fighter to Death
#1P4P Charlie Zelenoff Jabs "boxrec" fighter to Death
DATE: 2014/05/24::
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BOXREC
BOXREC
DATE: 2009/09/04::
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Charlie Z Is #1 P4P !!!!!!! R.I.P "HBO Boxing" And "Boxrec" I Am The GOAT Click Play
Charlie Z Is #1 P4P !!!!!!! R.I.P "HBO Boxing" And "Boxrec" I Am The GOAT Click Play
DATE: 2013/05/09::
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. VS Manny Pacquiao - Scheduled May 2, 2015 on BoxRec!
Floyd Mayweather Jr. VS Manny Pacquiao - Scheduled May 2, 2015 on BoxRec!
DATE: 2015/01/05::
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Charlie Z Punches boxrec "boxer" in the Face Twice With The Same Punch
Charlie Z Punches boxrec "boxer" in the Face Twice With The Same Punch
DATE: 2014/01/26::
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Im 80-0 Now . boxrec was way off. bunch of retards fake actor pricks
Im 80-0 Now . boxrec was way off. bunch of retards fake actor pricks
DATE: 2014/09/11::
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LMFAO @ boxrec.com & TMZ Charlie Z Batters another Heavyweight
LMFAO @ boxrec.com & TMZ Charlie Z Batters another Heavyweight
DATE: 2014/05/03::
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Charlie Zelenoff Humiliates "boxrec fighter"
Charlie Zelenoff Humiliates "boxrec fighter"
DATE: 2014/03/06::
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A tribute to Gilbert "El Machete" Galvan: http://boxrec.com/list_bouts.php?human_id=95387&cat=boxer
A tribute to Gilbert "El Machete" Galvan: http://boxrec.com/list_bouts.php?human_id=95387&cat=boxer
DATE: 2013/06/25::
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#1P4P Charlie Zelenoff Snaps Jaw Of opponent ! heres my message to "boxrec.com"
#1P4P Charlie Zelenoff Snaps Jaw Of opponent ! heres my message to "boxrec.com"
DATE: 2014/10/09::
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Wiki and BoxRec
Wiki and BoxRec
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Charlie Zelenoff Derailing "boxrec.com" some more Im the Greatest Of All Time Too Much Impact
Charlie Zelenoff Derailing "boxrec.com" some more Im the Greatest Of All Time Too Much Impact
DATE: 2013/11/14::
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The GOAT Charlie Zelenoff Wiped Out boxrec and "ali" all together
The GOAT Charlie Zelenoff Wiped Out boxrec and "ali" all together
DATE: 2013/04/12::
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#1P4P Charlie Z Puts an end to "boxrec.com" and "TMZ" !!!!!!!!!
#1P4P Charlie Z Puts an end to "boxrec.com" and "TMZ" !!!!!!!!!
DATE: 2014/06/23::
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Boxrec: The Black The White and The Grey
Boxrec: The Black The White and The Grey
DATE: 2013/10/03::
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boxrec.com = full blown retards I beat 3 men on 1 !!!!!
boxrec.com = full blown retards I beat 3 men on 1 !!!!!
DATE: 2013/06/30::
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80-0 Charlie Zelenoff #1P4P ! "boxrec" a proven HOAX !
80-0 Charlie Zelenoff #1P4P ! "boxrec" a proven HOAX !
DATE: 2014/07/31::
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mayweather sr taking a beating from the GOAT Charlie Z "boxrec" is a hoax
mayweather sr taking a beating from the GOAT Charlie Z "boxrec" is a hoax
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I beat his ass Fair And Square boxrec YOU FAIL AGAIN you ppl are the Laughing Stock of Boxing
I beat his ass Fair And Square boxrec YOU FAIL AGAIN you ppl are the Laughing Stock of Boxing
DATE: 2013/12/21::
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Charlie Z Victorious Yet Again "boxrec.com" full blown deluded ppl
Charlie Z Victorious Yet Again "boxrec.com" full blown deluded ppl
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BoxRec
Web address boxrec.com
Commercial? Yes
Type of site
Boxing, Sports
Registration Optional (required for forum posting)
Available in English
Owner John Sheppard
Created by John Sheppard
Alexa rank
negative increase 10,264 (April 2014)[1]
Current status Active

BoxRec or boxrec.com is a website dedicated to holding updated records of professional boxers, both male and female. It also maintains a MediaWiki-based encyclopaedia of boxing.

The objective of the site is to document every professional boxer and boxing match from the instigation of the Queensberry Rules up to the present times. BoxRec publishes ratings for all active boxers and all time ratings.[2] Since 2012 the site has hosted Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing.

Foundation[edit]

The site was founded by John Sheppard, an Englishman and former systems analyst for the National Coal Board. Sheppard had never attended a boxing bout until 1995 when he attended a "Prince" Naseem Hamed fight with Hamed's older brothers Riath and Nabeel. Sheppard had considered boxing to be a "barbaric and degrading" spectacle, stating "I sat there watching people punch each other in the head, wondering why they were doing it.....I was sprayed with blood, getting more and more miserable." However, Sheppard later explained, "[D]uring Naseem's fight, something clicked in my head. The subtlety of what he was doing, the genius of it all, became obvious to me. It wasn't a disgusting spectacle anymore. It was art, and I found myself cheering."[3]

Following Hamed's split with Frank Warren, Sheppard went to work for Hamed at "Prince Promotions" in 2000. Sheppard then began to compile record of active British boxers in an attempt to aid matchmaking of boxers and then decided to create a website which would store the records of all boxers. The site has grown so much that Sheppard has gone full-time since 2005. As of December 2008, on a typical day 50,000 visitors could view 700,000 pages with the record of 1,300,000 bouts in its database encompassing 17,000 active and 345,000 non-active fighters.[3]

Organization[edit]

The website is updated by volunteer editors from many countries around the world. Each editor is assigned a country or in some instances, regions within countries and they maintain the records for boxers in that country or region. BoxRec also rates each active fighter by weight division using a computerised points-based system.[3]

Criticism of the website[edit]

Inaccurate records of boxers[edit]

BoxRec has been criticized for not keeping correct records for boxers, especially historic fighters.[3] In 2005, BoxRec applied to become recognized as the official record keepers for the Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC).[4] The ABC held interviews with both Fight Fax and BoxRec at their 2005 convention. Each applicant made a submission and presentation to the ABC panel which included state commissioners and attorneys. The panel then voted unanimously in favour to award Fight Fax the position. The ABC later revealed that they had undertaken tests to measure the accuracy of the records of the websites and the Fight Fax records were shown to be 100% accurate with BoxRec's was found "to be substantially lower".[4]

Boxing promoter J. Russell Peltz stated "very few things in life are one hundred percent. But I've come across some glaring errors at BoxRec, mostly in the historical records." ESPN's Dan Rafael noted that "so many people have a hand in BoxRec that the records aren't always accurate. Ricardo Mayorga's record has been wrong for years. There's a mistake on Derrick Gainer's record too."[3]

Plaudits from boxing personalities[edit]

When asked how important BoxRec was to him, boxing promoter Lou DiBella stated that "anyone in boxing who says he doesn't use BoxRec is either a complete imbecile or lying" and Bruce Trampler, the matchmaker for Top Rank, said that "short of actually being at a fight, they're the best source of information out there."[3]

Boxing journalist Thomas Hauser also asked the chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission Ron Scott Stevens what his thoughts were and Stevens was quoted as saying "Fight Fax is the mandated record-keeper for athletic commissions in the United States. But BoxRec does more than supplement Fight Fax. In many respects, it surpasses Fight Fax."[3]

David Haye, when commenting on what was his only professional loss at the time, stated[5]

I'd love to get revenge over Carl Thompson, I know I have improved and made the adjustments required, but still I take a look at my record at BoxRec and I see this red blob there, that one loss there really does stick out at me.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Boxrec.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-04-01. 
  2. ^ Boxrec. "BoxRec Ratings". BoxRec Ratings. Retrieved 13 July 2008. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g Hauser, Thomas (2008-07-21). "Boxrec.com: Boxing's Indispensable Website". SecondsOut.com. Retrieved 2008-12-18. 
  4. ^ a b "ABC renews contract with Fight Fax". Hot Boxing News. 2008-07-21. Retrieved 2008-12-18. 
  5. ^ "Ironlife.com". Ironlife.com. Retrieved 2011-11-28. 

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