TITLE

Lennox Lewis settles suit to face Mike Tyson

PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Jet;06/03/96, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Lennox Lewis' out-of-court settlement with promoter Don King concerning Mike Tyson's fight with Bruce Seldon. Guarantee for Lewis to fight Tyson; New Jersey Supreme Court's ruling on an injunction.
ACCESSION #
9606163810

 

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