International Boxing Hall of Fame announces 2022 introduction schedule – Boxing Sports

International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, New York.Photo: Alex Menendez / Getty Images

It promises to be the largest and best class ever introduced in the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

There are actually three classes in one, as the previous two Hall of Fame weekends (2020 and 2021) have been cancelled.

Classes in 2020, 2021 and 2022 were honored at the “Once In a Lifetime” event, which featured a weekend guided trilogy inducted into the Hall of Fame from June 9-12, 2022, to the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Was announced on Monday. Tickets for the 2022 Boxing Hall of Fame weekend event, scheduled for June 9-12, will go on sale November 1.

All three classes will start on Sunday, June 12th.

“Hall of Fame is excited to welcome the latest members of the Hall of Fame and boxing fans around the world to celebrate the once-in-a-lifetime sweet science,” said Hall of Fame Executive Director Edward Brophy. Stated. “It’s great to get everyone back together after a two-year pause for a pandemic.”

At the Champions Banquet on Saturday night, the Hall of Fame plans an earlier start time. The door opens at 5:30 pm and there is dinner at 6:30 pm. This will give you more time to introduce the winners of the three classes in the evening program.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is on the list of 2021 classes that will be introduced in 2022. (Photo courtesy of Ethan Miller / Getty Images)

At the official entrance ceremony on Sunday, which begins at 2:30 pm on the grounds of the Hall of Fame Museum, new members and their families will sit together under the Hall of Fame Event Pavilion Amphitheater in all three classes (2020, 2021, 2022). ).

Starting with the 2020 class, each class will receive a Gold Hall of Fame ring and will be called into the guidance phase to greet the acceptance. While one class is on stage, the other two classes sit in the audience facing them until they are summoned to stage.

At the end of the ceremony, all three classes will pose for a group photo. Many of the four-day celebrations in Canastota’s “Boxing Hometown” are free and do not require tickets. There will be a ringside lecture on the museum grounds and a Sunday Champions Parade before the admission ceremony.

Fan-friendly ticketing events at the four-day celebration include 5K races / fun runs, boxing autograph card shows, and special tent seats at the official admission ceremony.

Ticketed evening events for the Hall of Fame Weekend include a Fight Night at Turningstone on Friday night and a Champions Banquet on Saturday. Both events will be held at Turning Stone Resort Casino.

Bernard Hopkins is the top 2020 enrollee (Photo courtesy of Al Bello-Getty Images).

Classes for 2020 include boxers Bernard Hopkins, Juan Manuel Marquez, “Sugar” Shane Mosley, Frank Erne, Padillaan, Barbara Batric, Christy Martin and Lucia Rijker. Promoters Lou DiBella, Kathy Duva, Dan Goossen, journalists Bernard Fernandez and Thomas Hauser.

Classes in 2021 include boxers Wladimir Klitschko, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Andre Ward, Laila Ali, Anwolf, Marian Trimia, Jackito Nawanda and Davy Moore. Cutman Freddie Brown, Doctor Dr. Margaret Goodman, Trainer and Manager Jackie McCoy, Journalist George Kimball, Television Executive Jay Larkin.

Voting for the 2022 class is underway and the results will be announced in early December.

The lineup of many boxing celebrities yesterday and today is expected.

For more information on the Hall of Fame Weekend Induction Trilogy, please call (315) 697-7095. Visit, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter online.

Joseph Santricito has been working for The Ring Magazine / since October 1997 and is an award-winning sports writer who is chairman of the American Boxing Writers Association.He can follow on twitter @JSantoliquito..

– Boxing Sports

International Boxing Hall of Fame announces 2022 introduction schedule International Boxing Hall of Fame announces 2022 introduction schedule

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