Kendall Holt

Kendall Holt (born June 14, 1981) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2001 to 2013, and held the WBO junior welterweight title from 2008 to 2009.wikipedia
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This was discussed as a feature before Holt's Showtime Championship Boxing bout with Timothy Bradley on April 4, 2009.
On April 4, 2009 Bradley fought Kendall Holt to unify his WBC and Holt's WBO titles.

Thrill killing

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He was raised by his father after a difficult childhood, which culminated with his mother Debra Holt being convicted of killing a homeless man, dubbed as a "thrill killing", during an evening of senseless violence and crime.

David Díaz (boxer)

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Holt won his next two fights in New Jersey, before moving down to light welterweight to take on 1996 US Olympian David Díaz on February 4, 2005, at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.
Diaz accumulated an undefeated record of 26-0 before losing to Kendall Holt by TKO in the 8th round.

Paterson, New Jersey

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Holt had a very tough upbringing in his native Paterson, New Jersey.

Ricardo Torres (boxer)

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the victory made Holt the mandatory challenger for WBO junior welterweight champion Ricardo Torres. Holt fought Colombia's powerhouse Ricardo Torres on September 1, 2007 in Barranquilla, Colombia.
Opponent: Kendall Holt, from the United States of America.

Kaizer Mabuza

On March 10, 2010, Holt fought Kaizer Mabuza in an IBF-title eliminator and entered as the favorite.
Mabuza most recent fight came on 27 February 2010 in an IBF elimination bout against American Kendall Holt.

Danny García

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This set up a fight with undefeated Danny Garcia as part of an HBO pay-per-view card featuring a fight between Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson as the main event, with the NABO junior welterweight championship at stake.
On August 15, 2011, García won the vacant NABO Jr. welterweight belt in Los Angeles fighting on the HBO PPV undercard of Hopkins vs. Dawson II, on a split decision over former champion Kendall Holt.

Bernard Hopkins vs. Chad Dawson

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This set up a fight with undefeated Danny Garcia as part of an HBO pay-per-view card featuring a fight between Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson as the main event, with the NABO junior welterweight championship at stake.
In the second fight, a twelve-rounder for the NABO junior welterweight championship and an elimination bout for the IBF title, undefeated Danny Garcia handed former WBO champion Kendall Holt his third loss in five fights by defeating him via split decision.

Top Rank

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Later, Bob Arum of Top Rank, declared that Torres clearly won the fight and that Holt's claims are ungrounded.

Lamont Peterson

After defeating his next opponent Holt fought IBF champion Lamont Peterson on February 22, 2013, and was knocked out in eight rounds.
The issue with the fight being made was due to Peterson's title defence against Kendall Holt which was due to take place in early 2013.

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Professional boxing

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Kendall Holt (born June 14, 1981) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2001 to 2013, and held the WBO junior welterweight title from 2008 to 2009.

World Boxing Organization

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Kendall Holt (born June 14, 1981) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2001 to 2013, and held the WBO junior welterweight title from 2008 to 2009. In his next fight, Holt fought Jaime Rangel for the vacant WBO Intercontinental light welterweight title on May 27, 2005, in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Welterweight

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The sensational knockout garnered Holt the status of a rising prospect in the welterweight division, but Holt was surprisingly knocked out by Thomas Davis on June 18, 2004, at the DePaul Athletic Center in Chicago, Illinois.

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The sensational knockout garnered Holt the status of a rising prospect in the welterweight division, but Holt was surprisingly knocked out by Thomas Davis on June 18, 2004, at the DePaul Athletic Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Chicago

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The sensational knockout garnered Holt the status of a rising prospect in the welterweight division, but Holt was surprisingly knocked out by Thomas Davis on June 18, 2004, at the DePaul Athletic Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Light welterweight

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Holt won his next two fights in New Jersey, before moving down to light welterweight to take on 1996 US Olympian David Díaz on February 4, 2005, at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Kendall Holt (born June 14, 1981) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2001 to 2013, and held the WBO junior welterweight title from 2008 to 2009.

Foxwoods Resort Casino

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Holt won his next two fights in New Jersey, before moving down to light welterweight to take on 1996 US Olympian David Díaz on February 4, 2005, at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.

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Holt won his next two fights in New Jersey, before moving down to light welterweight to take on 1996 US Olympian David Díaz on February 4, 2005, at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.

Upset (competition)

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The referee had seen enough and stopped the fight, awarding Holt an upset technical knockout victory.

Pompano Beach, Florida

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In his next fight, Holt fought Jaime Rangel for the vacant WBO Intercontinental light welterweight title on May 27, 2005, in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Bally's Atlantic City

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After defeating Vladimir Khodokovski by unanimous decision, Holt fought Isaac Hlatswayo for the vacant WBO NABO light welterweight title on November 3, 2006 at Bally's Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Colombia

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Holt fought Colombia's powerhouse Ricardo Torres on September 1, 2007 in Barranquilla, Colombia.

Barranquilla

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Holt fought Colombia's powerhouse Ricardo Torres on September 1, 2007 in Barranquilla, Colombia.