(C) Copyright 1997,1998,1999,2000 All rights reserved
International Boxing Hall of Fame   1 Hall of Fame Drive   Canastota, NY 13032  P: 315.697.7095 F: 315.697.5356
2017 HALL OF FAME INDUCTION WEEKEND PHOTOS
Click on a thumbnail to view larger photo
Photos by Pat Orr  and Jeff Julian
Evander Holyfield, "Showtim" Shawn Porter and Pernell Whitaker.Marco Antonio Barrera holds Q&A session with fans with his son, Marco Jr., interpreting.Marvelous Marving Hagler welcomes Eric Braeden to "Boxing's Hometown."The Class of 2017 (left to right)- Farhood, Tompkins, Barrera, Holyfield, Roth and Lewis.Andrew Golota and Riddick Bowe together in Canastota.Deontay Wilder takes in the Hall of Fame's many exhibits. Livingstone Bramble ready for a championship weekend. 2017 Inductee Evander "The Real Deal" Holyfield signs autographs for his fans.Hall of Famers Humberto "Chiquita" Gonzalez and Michael Carbajal reunite in Canastota.Carmen Basilio remembered in the Parade of Champions.The Holyfields enjoy a trip through the streets of "Boxing's Hometown" during the Parade of Champions just prior to the Official Induction Ceremony."Little Hands of Stone" Michael Carbajal competes in 5K race through the streets of Canastota.John H. Stracey, Micky Ward, Leon Spinks and Dicky Eklund."Miracle Man" Daniel Jacobs signs autographs at the Banquet of Champions.Jimmy Lennon Jr. and his mother Doris point tothe Lennon's plaques on the Hall of Fame Wall. Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez enjoying "Boxing's Hometown."Ready, set, go! Boxers Marco Antonio Barrera, Micky Ward, Daniel Jacobs, Michael Carbajal, Jessie Vargas, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Shawn Porter & Andrew Golota gather before Saturday morning's 5K Race.And the new! Referee Joe Cortez raises Holyfield's hand in victory as a 2017 Hall of Fame Inductee at the Banquet of Champions.Johnny Tapia's sons listening to Teresa Tapia share stories about their father with fans at ringside lecture.James "Lights Out" Toney meets up with Marvelous Marvin Hagler for Hall of Fame Weekend.Barrera in a fighting pose by the Tecate banner. Tecate is the official beer sponsor of the Hall of Fame Weekend.Jessie Vargas and Fernando Vargas enjoy time together in Canastota."Irish" Micky Ward poses by the Hall of Fame logo.Evander Holyfield, referee Kenny Bayless and Riddick Bowe.Canastota's welterweight champ Billy Backus enjoys the parade with his family.(left to right) "Miracle Man" Daniel Jacobs, Marco Antonio Barrera and "Showtime" Shawn Porter" pose by Hall of Fame logo on Induction Sunday.Kay and Marvelous Marvin Hagler visit with Josie Basilio.Ian Booker accepts Hall of Fame honors for his late uncle, Eddie BookerIconic actor Eric Braeden acknowledges the Class of 2017 at the Induction Ceremony.Hall of Fame promoter Don Chargin listens to speeches at Induction Ceremony.Hall of Fame hardware - Class of 2017 show off their new gold rings.James "Lights Out" Toney fields questions on his career from fans at ringside lecture.Gerry Cooney high fives fans along parade route.The Barrera family during the Parade of Champions.Heavyweight star Andrew Golota giving it his all in the 5K race.WBO president Paco Valcarcel presents Hall of Fame director Ed Brophy with a check for $50,000 to assist in the Hall's continued mission to honor and preserve the sport of boxing and to serve in an educational manner.Evander Holyfield goes toe-to-toe with the statue of Canastota's Carmen Basilio.Teresa Tapia poses by Johnny's Hall of Fame plaque."Jesse" James Leija speaks at the Friday Night Fiesta at the Rusty Rail Party House.Parade route puts a smile on the faces of Daniel Jacobs and his trainer Andre Rozier.The Lennon Family enjoying the parade route through downtown Canastota.Marvelous Marvin Hagler waves to fans who filled the streets of downtown Canastota.Marco Antonio Barrera proudly posing with his Hall of Fame ring  by his Hall of Fame plaque.Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez signs autographs for his fans.Trainer Johnny Lewis delivers acceptance remarks on Induction Sunday.Evander Holyfied and his family pose by his exhibit in the Hall of Fame.Johnny Lewis and his family enjoy weekend in "Boxing's Hometown."Mexican legend Ruben Olivares recalls his career at the Friday Night Fiesta with Gene Aguilera interpreting.Sirius XM radio hosts Randy Gordon and Gerry Cooney in Canastota.Shawn Porter brought "Showtime" to Canastota and held pubic workout for fans on the Museum Grounds.Las Vegas officials and Hall of Famers Jerry Roth and Richard Steele meet up in Canastota.Marco Antonio Barrera in fighting pose by 2017 Hall of Fame sponsor banner.Crowds line the streets of Canastota on a sunny Sunday afternoon for the parade.Welterweight champion from England John H. Stracey finishes the 5K race strong.Leon and Brenda Spinks having fun during the parade.Fan favorite James "Lights Out" Toney signs autographs.The Tapia family celebrate Johnny Tapia's Hall of Fame Induction.Jimmy Lennon Sr.'s wife, Doris, by the Lennon exhibit.2017 inductee Barry Tompkins and his wife Joan acknowledge parade crowd.Evander Holyfield and Eric Braeden by "The Real Deal's" Hall of Fame plaque.Jessie Vargas sprints to the finish line!Fernando Vargas, Jerry Roth and Chiquita Gonzalez gather for a photo."Irish" Micky Ward and Dicky Eklund sign autographs for their fans."Bomb Squad!" WBC heavyweight champion Deontay "Bronze Bomber" Wilder enjoys return to Canastota!"The Spinks Jinx" Michael Spinks waves to fans in Canastota.1976 Olympian Chuck Walker and his wife enjoy Hall of Fame Weekend festivities.Mexican legends Chiquita Gonzalez and Ruben Olivares meet up in Canastota.James "Lights Out" Toney points to his boxing shoe display.Doris Lennon sings the national anthem to kick off the Induction Ceremony.Shawn Porter points to Marvelous Marvin Hagler's plaque on the Hall of Fame Wall."The Real Deal" Holyfield delivers acceptance remarks at the Official Induction Ceremony.Sponsors recognized on Museum Grounds and event sites.