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Hearns looking for another fight

Updated: March 15, 2000, 9:05 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Thomas "Hit Man" Hearns' latest retirement is being delayed.

Hearns was scheduled to fight two-time European champion Crawford Ashley on March 25 at Joe Louis Arena in his final bout. But Ashley tore his rotator cuff and will be unable to fight, promoters said Wednesday.

Ashley (39-9-1, 27 KOs) of England will be replaced by another opponent when Hearns steps into the ring April 8, Kathleen Kennedy of Olympia Entertainment said. The new opponent is not yet known.

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