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Mayweather, Steward meet at a crossroads

Sure, we all know Wladimir Klitschko and Sultan Ibragimov, but who are the men behind the fighters? Marc Lichtenfeld takes a look at trainers Emanuel Steward and Jeff Mayweather.

Originally Published: February 20, 2008
By Marc Lichtenfeld | Special to ESPN.com

The stakes are as high as they get whenever two heavyweights battle for a championship. Wladimir Klitschko will be trying to add to his legacy when he squares off with Sultan Ibragimov on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.

For his part, Ibragimov is trying to start his own.

The two trainers working the corners of the boxers seem to parallel the men they are coaching.

Klitschko's trainer, Hall of Famer Emanuel Steward, already has his name cemented in boxing history, ...

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