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21st ANNUAL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION WEEKEND PHOTOS
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Billy Backus (left) welcomes Italy's Nino Benvenuti to his hometown of Canastota, NY2010 Inductee Jung-Koo Chang (left) with middleweight champion Vito Antuofermo (right)The Hazzard Family together in CanastotaCurrent WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez with former middleweight champion Nino BenvenutiOpening Ceremony 2010Howard Cosell's grandson, Colin Cosell, talks to ESPN camera crewRafael Marquez donates the trunks he wore in bantamweight title win over Tim Austin to Hall director Ed BrophyTommy "The Duke" Morrison poses by his robe in the Hall of FameFans fill the Event Pavilion for the Official Induction CeremonyCanastota Mayor Todd Rouse (right) and his wife Mary (left) welcome Jung-Koo Chang to CanastotaYoung fans carry a sign letting fans know the grand marhsals - Carmen Basilio and Billy Backus - are up next in the Parade of Champions Canastota's Billy Backus enjoys the Parade of Champions. Backus joined his uncle, Carmen Basilio, as 2010 grand marshalsCarmen Basilio and his wife Jose enjoy the parade. Basilo and his nephew Billy Backus led the parade as grand marshalsVeteran broadcaster Al Bernstein with IBF cruiserweight king Steve "USS" CunninghamRiddick" Big Daddy" Bowe signs autographs at the card showChampions (left to right) Livingstone Bramble, Carlos Ortiz and Marlon Starling pose for a snapshotReferee Joe Cortez and writer / historian Bert Sugar meet up in CanastotaMiddleweight king Sergio Martinez wraps his hands prior to a public workout session on Museum groundsHall of Famer Ken Norton with a young fanBoxing fans line the streets for the Parade of Champions2010 Hall of Fame Inductee Ed Schuyler signs autographs for his fansThe VIP Cocktail PartyU.S. Army soldiers - recently returned from tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan - enjoy the Hall of Fame Weekend through the  Wounded Warriors Project.Vito Antuofermo entertains crowd with MSG fight storiesNevada referee Kenny Bayless with James "Bonecrusher" SmithHall of Famers from around the world - Italy's Nino Benvenuti and South Korea's Jung-Koo ChangRiddick "Big Daddy" Bowe with George ChuvaloLucian Bute poses by the display of his fight-worn boxing trunksGerry Cooney recalls his fights at Madison Square GardenHoward Cosell's grandson, Colin Cosell, accepts Hall of Fame honors for the legendary broadcasterIBF cruiserweight champ Steve "USS" Cunningham poses proudly with his title beltTony DeMarco with a young fanJames "Buster" Douglas poses with a an active duty soldier from Fort DrumHall of Fame trainers Angelo Dundee and Emanuel StewardHall of Famers Lou Duva and Shelly FinkelThe Fighting Fullmer Bros. - (left to right) Gene, Jay and Don - pose with their fist impressionsThree-time ring rivals Emile Griffith and Nino Benvenuti reunite in Canastota(left to right) Earnie Shavers, Rafael Marquez and Vito Antoufermo at Induction Ceremony(left to right) Dundee, Arum, NBA Hall of Famer Dolph Schayes, Chuvalo and Bernstein gather for a photoMarco Huck, Angelo Dundee and Wilfried Sauerland together at Banquet of ChampionsDanny "Little Red" Lopez poses by his famous headdress that we wore throughout his career and on the cover of Sports IllustratedRon Lyle and Bert Sugar answer fans questions at a "ringside lecture"Rafael Marquez and Daniel Zaragoza pose by Zaragoza's Hall of Fame plaqueMiddleweight champion Sergio Martinez donates trunks worn in his battle with Paul Williams to the Hall director Ed BrophyTeam Martinez - Middleweight king Sergio Martinez, advisor Sampson Lewkowicz and trainer Gabriel SarmientoJames "Buddy" McGirt signs autographs for his fans"El Puas" Ruben Olivares and Rafael Marquez put 'em upOne of the many floats in the Parade of ChampionsHall of Famers J Russell Peltz, Don Chargin and Bruce Trampler spend time together in "Boxing's Hometown."It's Hawk Time! Aaron "The Hawk" Pryor at the Banquet of ChampionsRuben Olivares, "Irish" Micky Ward and Daniel Zaragoza prior to the start of the 5K raceWilfried Sauerland presents Hall director Ed Brophy with a boxing robe worn by "King" Arthur Abraham Heavyweight champions Leon Spinks and Tommy "The Duke" Morrison square offBert Sugar poses with soldiers from the Wounded Warriors Project.