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23rd ANNUAL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION WEEKEND PHOTOS
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Thomas "Hitman" Hearns and Antonio "Magic Man" TarverFreddie Roach interviewed by ESPNSugar Ray Leonard, Joe Cortez and Michael KatzGold medalist Sugar Ray Seales"El Puas" Ruben Olivares in a fighting poseMarvelous Marvin Hagler and Hilario ZapataCarlos and Maria Ortiz all smiles in CanastotaBuddy McGirt, Sharmba Mitchell and Mark "Too Sharp" Johnson"The Flushing Flash" Kevin Kelley and "Irish" Micky WardRay Mercer, Al Bernstein and Michael MoorerLeon Spinks and Buddy McGirt meet up in CanastotaSugar Ray Leonard and "The First Lady" Cecilia BraekhusTommy Hearns interviewed by ESPNHeavyweight champions Michael Moorer and Leon Spinks pose by HOF sponsor logosRuben Olivares, Mark Johnson, Terry Norris and Sharmba Mitchell put 'em upFreddie Roach and Al Bernstein point to their HOF plaquesHundreds of runners brave the rain during the 5K RaceTerry Norris completes the 5K raceMarvelous Marvin Hagler signs autographs for his fansAaron "The Hawk" Pryor and Gasper Ortega at the Boxing Autograph Card Show"Irish" Micky Ward, Donny LaLonde and Dicky Eklund at a ringside lectureIBF cruiser king Yoan Pablo Hernandez and female champ Cecilia Braekhus in the paradeSHOBOX broadcaster Steve Farhood during ringside lectureMichigan men Tommy Hearns and Desmond Howard meet in Canastota"The Golden Boy" Donny LaLonde by statue on display in the HOFMarvelous Marvin Hagler and Mark "Too Sharp" Johnson pose for a photoTwo New York City legends meet in Canastota - Buddy McGirt and Carlos OrtizLong-time boxing writer Royce Feour with Michael Katz and his daughter MooreaAl Bernstein enjoying the Banquet of ChampionsChuck Wepner laughs during the heavyweight bashMark "Too Sharp" Johnson excited about his HOF inductionRay Mercer talks to the capacity crowd at the Banquet of Champions"Double M" Michael Moorer waves to fans during the paradeParade grand marshal Desmond Howard addresses the banquet crowdTommy Hearns reflects on his career at the banquetGeorge Chuvalo proudly poses by his displayFreddie Roach, Al Bernstein and Michael Buffer by the world famous MSG boxing ringBilly Backus, Sugar Ray Leonard and Carmen Basilio before the start of the paradeMarvelous Marvin Hagler, Don Chargin and Terry Norris gather for a photoMark "Too Sharp" Johnson and fellow 2012 inductee Michael Katz5th Street Gym's Matt Baiamonte, Micky Ward, Desmond Howard and Jim DundeeSugar Ray Leonard poses with the Hearns familyJim Dundee presents Hall director Ed Brophy with his father, Angelo's, corner man's jacketLeon Spinks enjoying his time at the heavyweight bashSugar Ray Leonard answers fans questions at a ringside lectureThe Parade of Champions is underway in Canastota's downtown districtCanastota's Carmen Basilio rides through his hometown streets during the paradeSugar Ray Leonard takes a photo with two fansLight heavyweight Ryon McKenzie poses following his public workoutThe Sauerland's give away mini boxing gloves during the parade"Irish" Micky Ward recalls memorable moments from his career at the banquetSharmba Mitchell and his fiance Kimberly enjoy their first visit to CanastotaThousands of fans ready for the Induction CeremonyLamon Brewster delivers an emotional speech at the heavyweight bashTommy "Hitman" Hearns signs autographs for his many fansThe Class of 2012 by the HOF Wall - Johnson, Hearns, Bernstein, Roach, Katz and BufferAl Bernstein and his family (son Wes and wife Connie) by the broadcaster's HOF plaqueFrom Mexico to Canastota - "El Puas" Ruben Olivares acknowledges his fansA marker designating the birthplace of Carmen Basilio was dedicated during Induction Weekend"Jesse" James Leija enjoys his ride in the Parade of ChampionsThe Hearns family waves during the Parade of ChampionsFrom Panama to Canastota, Hilario Zapata poses by the HOF logo during his first visit to the HallBert Sugar's famous madras patchwork pants were donated to the HOF by Sugar's familyDonny LaLonde and his wife enjoy the Parade of ChampionsSugar Ray Leonard accommodates autograph requests from his fansFreddie Roach accompanied by his assistant Marie (left) and girlfriend Maya (right) in the paradeTeam Sauerland - Jochi Sauerland, Yoan Pablo Hernandez, Wilfried Sauerland, Robert Helenius, Cecilia Braekhus and Anna Kalanterenko