JOE CALZAGHE, winner of three consecutive ABA titles as an amateur (a post-war record) . Praise for No Ordinary Joe. Now this is what sport's all about. His battles personal, and in the ring, make for fine fight game reading.
JOE CALZAGHE, winner of three consecutive ABA titles as an amateur (a post-war record) and the dominant super middleweight in the world for the past decade, was born in 1972 in Hammersmith, London, growing up from the age of two in Newbridge, Wales. After 22 fights unbeaten he successfully challenged Chris Eubank for the WBO title, before defending successfully against a host of other ex title holders before beating Jeff Lacy to cement his pre-eminent status.
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item 2 No Ordinary Joe, Calzaghe, Joe, Very Good Book -No Ordinary Joe, Calzaghe, Joe, Very Good Book. Calzaghe is a total gentleman and a legendary champion. item 3 No Ordinary Joe by Calzaghe, Joe ( Author ) ON Jun-05-2008, Paperback, Calzaghe, -No Ordinary Joe by Calzaghe, Joe ( Author ) ON Jun-05-2008, Paperback, Calzaghe, £. 3. The only downer of the book? Joe had 3 more fights after this book was publish, would have loved to have read about those 3 fights regardless of witnessing all 3 of them on tv. That's how good this book is. Well written and very fluent.
IT WAS past three o'clock in the morning when Joe Calzaghe experienced the sweetest validation of his professional life. Victory over Jeff Lacy, a 28-year-old American compared to a young Mike Tyson because of his power and "take-no-prisoners attitude", left no one in doubt about the world super middleweight champion's talent. For years, Calzaghe's virtuosity remained a legend of the Welsh valleys. His defeat in 1997 of Chris Eubank brought him to prominence, winning for him the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) super middleweight title.
For years, Calzaghe's virtuosity remained a legend of the Welsh valleys. This is the story of Calzaghe's extraordinary life, from his humble beginnings in his hometown of Newbridge, to his ascent to personal greatness, becoming the first super middleweight boxer to win the prized belt awarded by The Ring, the bible of boxing, in the division's near 20-year history.
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JOE Calzaghe is looking to emulate one of the great feats of British boxing when he fights Bernard Hopkins in Las Vegas in April.
JOE Calzaghe is looking to emulate one of the great feats of British boxing when he fights Bernard Hopkins in Las Vegas in April. Calzaghe is hoping to mark his first workout in America at the age of 35 with a performance for British fans as devastating as the one which saw unfancied Lloyd Honeyghan dismantle Don Curry for the undisputed welterweight title in the gambling city back in 1986. Calzaghe said: "Lloyd Honeyghan went out there and took apart one of the best pound-for pound fighters in Don Curry. That's what I'm looking to do, a Lloyd Honeyghan.