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22nd ANNUAL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION WEEKEND PHOTOS
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Hall of Famers Sylvester Stallone and Marvelous Marvin Hagler share a laugh at the Banquet of Champions.
(photo: Jeff Julian)ESPN's Jaime Motta interviews Julio Cesar Chavez.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Kostya Tszyu at the Opening Ceremony.Boxers Mitchell, Eklund, Ward, Leija, Tszyu and Starling in the 5K Race.
(photo: Jeff Julian) Frank Stallone enjoys visiting with Angelo Dundee.
(photo: Jeff Julian)SHOWTIME's Al Bernstein interviews "The Fighter" Micky Ward.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Jeff Fenech signs a ROCKY poster at the Opening Ceremony.Fans enjoy the Gala VIP Cocktail Party.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Hall of Famer Sylvester Stallone shares a story with fans at the Banquet of Champions.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Leon Spinks, George Chuvalo, Mike Tyson and Jeff Fenech at the Banquet of Champions dais.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Kostya Tszyu films "In This Corner" television show with host James "Smitty" Smith.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Hall of Famers Stanley Christodoulou and Azumah "The Professor" Nelson."The Fighter's" Dicky Eklund and Micky Ward.Trainer Nacho Beristain proudly holds his gold Hall of Fame ring.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Sylvester Stallone accepts Hall of Fame honors at the Induction Ceremony.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Bert Sugar poses with the TECATE girls at the Mexican Fiesta Night.2011 Inductees Joe Cortez and Julio Cesar Chavez at the banquet podium.
(photo: Jeff Julian)An enthusiastic Mike Tyson responds to his Induction into the Hall of Fame.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Julio Cesar Chavez acknowledges his fans at Induction Ceremony.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Legendary Hall of Fame trainers Lou Duva (left) and Angelo Dundee (right) at the Banquet of Champions.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Hall of Famers Julio Cesar Chavez and Marvelous Marvin Hagler together in Canastota."Irish" Micky Ward films "In The Corner" television show with host James "Smitty" Smith.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Mike Tyson addresses thousands of boxing fans at the Induction Ceremony.
(photo: Jeff Julian)The Class of 2011: Beristain, Chavez, Tyson, Tszyu, Stallone and Cortez.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Fans from around the world gather on the Museum Grounds for the Induction Ceremony.Hall of Famer Mike Tyson address his fans at the Banquet of Champions.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Azumah Nelson jabs at new inductee Mike Tyson.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Sylvester Stallone poses by his plaque on the Hall of Fame Wall.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Only In America! Hall of Fame promoter Don King at the Banquet of Champions.
(photo: Jeff Julian)Hawk Time! Aaron Pryor and his son Aaron Jr. by Pryor's Hall of Fame  plaque."Fair But Firm" referee Joe Cortez by his Hall of Fame plaque.The Tszyu family gathers by the Hall of Fame Wall.Erik "El Terrible" Morales puts a fist up at the Mexican Fiesta Night.Canastota's Billy Backus poses with "The Raging Bull" Jake LaMotta.Leija, Nelson and Tszyu (left to right) pause for a photo.Mike Tyson interviewed for ESPN SportsCenter and Friday Night Fights by Jaime Motta.Boxing fans enjoy the Hall of Fame Museum's many exhibits on boxing history.Hall of Famer Carlos Ortiz and his wife Maria enjoy the Gala VIP Cocktail Party.Canastota' s Carmen Basilio waves to fans and friends during the Parade of Champions.Middleweight champion Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez with Hall of Famer Carlos Zarate.Hall of Famers Lou Duva and Jose Sulaiman answer questions during a Ringside Lecture.Mexico's trainer of champions and 2011 Hall of Fame Inductee Nacho Beristain prior to the Banquet of Champions.England's John H. Stracey entertains fans at the VIP Cocktail Party.From Ireland to Canastota - Hall of Famer Barry McGuigan enjoys the Parade of Champions.Hall of Fame promoters J Russell Peltz and Don Chargin enjoy time together at the VIP Cocktail Party. Actor and SIRIUS XM radio host Chuck Zito enjoys first visit to "Boxing's Hometown."Erik "El Terrible" Morales and his wife Andrea at the VIP Cocktail Party.Heavyweight champions Ken Norton and Mike Tyson meet at the Banquet of Champions.Dave Shade's grandson Bob Shade accepts Hall of Fame honors for his grandfather.Marvelous Marvin Hagler and SHOWTIME'S Jimmy Lennon Jr. share the stage at the Banquet of Champions.Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum poses by the fist casting exhibit in the Museum.South Africa's Brian Mitchell puts up a fist with Canastota's Carmen Basilio.Hall of Famers (left to right): Stanley Christodoulou, Carlos Zarate and Bob Arum.1950s star Gasper Ortega acknowledges the crowd on the Museum Grounds.Ricardo "Finito" Lopez and his wife Enriqueta in the Parade of Champions."El Puas" Ruben Olivares answers fans questions at a Ringside Lecture. Assisting with interpreting is Gene Aguilera (left).Vinny Paz spends time with Carmen Basilio in Canastota.Hall of Fame referees Larry Hazzard and "Fair But Firm" Joe Cortez.Marlon "Magic Man" Starling lands a playful right hand on Hall of Fame promoter Wilfried Sauerland.The Fullmer family - Hall of Fame middleweight champion Gene Fullmer, wife Karen, and son DeLaun gather for a photo.David Deegan - great grand nephew of 2011 Inductee Jack Root - accepts Hall of Fame honors for his family.Hall of Famer "Chiquita" Gonzalez and his wife Margarita wave to fans during the Parade of Champions.