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Bernard Hopkins, a boxing artist

The 49-year-old fighter makes history one more time.

Originally Published: February 5, 2014
By Kieran Mulvaney | ESPN.com

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- They say Father Time is the one opponent whom no fighter can defeat, but Bernard Hopkins is doing a good job of bloodying the old man's nose on his ongoing march toward ring immortality. He became the oldest boxer to unify world titles with a win over Beibit Shumenov at the DC Armory (even though one judge bafflingly scored the fight for the Las Vegas-based Kazakh) on a three-fight Showtime card that featured a welterweight changing of the guard and a middleweight title defense ...

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