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Thu October 25, 2012

Emanuel Steward, famed Detroit boxing trainer, dies at 68

Emanuel Steward is seen here with Tommy 'Hitman' Hearns, one of the many champions he trained.
Credit Boxingfutures.com

DETROIT (AP) - Emanuel Steward, the owner of the legendary Kronk Gym and one of boxing's greatest trainers, has died. He was 68.

Victoria Kirton, Steward's executive assistant, says Steward died Thursday in a Chicago hospital. She did not disclose the cause of death.

The International Boxing Hall of Famer made his name training

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