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Spinks not taking anything for granted

Originally Published: September 2, 2004
By Thomas Gerbasi | MaxBoxing.com

If anyone has a valid excuse for stepping back and basking in the glow of being undisputed welterweight champion, it's got to be Cory Spinks.

Entering his Showtime-televised championship bout against Miguel Angel Gonzalez on Saturday, Spinks has won his world title on hostile territory in Italy, and defeated Ricardo Mayorga and Zab Judah in successive bouts. It's been the culmination of a dream, one that would see most fighters exhale and say, "Whew, I've arrived. Let me enjoy this."

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