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Better Late Than Never
Franz Lidz
November 15, 2004
Antonio Tarver won the WBC and the IBF light heavyweight titles at the age of 34 years, 156 days, ranking fifth on the list of oldest fighters to win their first major belt. Here are the four who were older
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November 15, 2004

Better Late Than Never

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Antonio Tarver won the WBC and the IBF light heavyweight titles at the age of 34 years, 156 days, ranking fifth on the list of oldest fighters to win their first major belt. Here are the four who were older

ARCHIE MOORE (right) Light heavyweight 39 years, 4 days

JERSEY JOE WALCOTT Heavyweight 37 years, 168 days

FULGENCIO OBELMEJIAS Super middleweight 35 years, 144 days

JOHNNY THOMSON Middleweight 34 years, 236 days

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