Pound for Pound Rankings for July 2014

  1. Floyd Mayweather Jr Η88.25
  2. Andre Ward Η61.49
  3. Guillermo Rigondeaux Η57.13
  4. Adonis Stevenson Η55.44
  5. Erislandy Lara Η48.82
  6. Danny Garcia Η50.87
  7. Juan Manuel Marquez Η42.91
  8. Marcos Maidana Η39.94
  9. Manny Pacquiao Η37.81
  10. Timothy Bradley Η37.55

Hamilton RankingsΗ= Hamilton Co-Efficient Points.

Concept: Weighted Success * Historical Quality of Opponent That Success Was Achieved Against.

Η=[(punches landed♠ - punches hit by♠)*ƒ*100]*(Θ/100)

♠= (44ε+27β+15Ψ+9Φ+5δ)/100

ƒ=(44ε+27β+15Ψ+9Φ+5δ)/100

ε=Η of most recent opponent

β=Η of second most recent opponent

Ψ=Η of third most recent opponent

Φ=Η of fourth most recent opponent

δ=Η of fifth most recent opponent

Standard Latency of 5 months or 153 days between fights. Failure to fight at this rate incurs an inactivity penalty.

Θ=Median Legacy-Η of last 3 opponents in their last 7 bouts

Legacy-H is a weighted score based on Global P4P Ranking based on Η-Score at a given moment.

Results are clearly not the most objective criterion and should not take precedence over all others. This is because judging at the upper reaches of the sport is historically tainted/incompetent/open to huge question.

Matt Hamilton, for ESNewsReporting.com

Matt Hamilton

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Mike Tyson To Induct Evander Holyfield Into The NVBHOF And You Can Be There

MIKE TYSON TO PRESENT EVANDER HOLYFIELD FOR INDUCTION TO NEVADA BOXING HALL OF FAME
FORMER FIERCE RIVALS TOGETHER ON STAGE AT THE NEW TROPICANA, LAS VEGAS AUGUST 9

In what is surely the culmination of one of the unlikeliest reconciliations in boxing history, former Heayvweight Champion Mike Tyson will deliver the presenting speech for former Heavyweight Champ Evander Holyfield’s induction into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. Tyson will present Holyfield and then following Holyfield’s speech, will personally hand the NVBHOF Trophy to Holyfield, a “photo-op” for the ages. The memorable moment will take place Saturday night, August 9, in the beautiful Cohiba Ballroom of The New Tropicana, Las Vegas.

Holyfield and Tyson engaged in two fierce battles at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in 1996-’97. The “Real Deal” won both, first by an 11th-Rd TKO, and the rematch by 3rd-RD disqualification in the famous ear-bite fight. Despite the ferocity of both bouts, the two’s feelings have softened toward each other in recent years, appearing in features and even a commercial together.

Tyson called the opportunity to present Holyfield a “privilege and high-honor.” Evander’s response was quick and to the point: “That is great!” NVBHOF President and Founder Rich Marotta said “This is the kind of thing we showed is possible in boxing last year at our Inaugural Induction Ceremony. Former and even current rivals coming together under the same roof to celebrate boxing. Everyone checks those rivalries at the door. Tyson presenting Holyfield is sheer magic.”

Holyfield was selected for induction in the “Non-Nevada Resident” category along with George Foreman and Roberto Duran by the 35-member voting panel of the NVBHOF. Tyson was an Inaugural Inductee last year in the “Nevada Resident” Class.

Remaining tickets for the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner are available on-line at: nvbhof.com
Tax-deductible tickets are $300 Gold Level, and $175 Silver Level. the $75 Bronze Level tickets are sold-out.
The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame is an IRS 501(c)3, non-profit charity organization which donates to boxing-related and
Nevada causes.

For more information, call 775-384-1903

Executive Vice-President: Michelle Corrales-Lewis 702-445-0440 team_corrales@yahoo.com
Sponsorship Opportunities : Greg Bloom 720-364-5994 greg@la-bloom.com

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