Hopkins win shows mastery of craft
NEW YORK -- In a career filled with making history, the great Bernard Hopkins made more of it on Saturday night.
Hopkins, who is 48 and has been fighting professionally for 25 years, scored a well-earned unanimous-decision victory against Tavoris Cloud to win a light heavyweight world title for the third time, before 12,293 on Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
By claiming another 175-pound title, Hopkins, an amazing athlete, broke his own record -- set in 2011, ...
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