Braithwaite, Mormeck trying to repeat Holyfield's feat

Wayne Braithwaite and Jean-Marc Mormeck are vying to become the first cruiserweight since Evander Holyfield to unify the division's titles.

Updated: August 7, 2005, 12:49 AM ET
By Thomas Gerbasi | MaxBoxing.com

To those on the receiving end of one of Wayne Braithwaite's thudding punches, it's hard to believe that the WBC cruiserweight champion was once just a little child, running around and playing in the streets of Georgetown, Guyana, far removed from the prize ring, where he gets paid to knock people out.

But Claire Small remembers that little boy. She should, because she's not only the champ's manager, she's his mother. So it goes without saying that there's a tighter bond present between manager ...

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