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But my objective is to bring the mainstream to boxing as much as is possible. All the sharp boxing guys know all about this. But the casual guy needs to know a lot of this and that's what we intend to do." On Friday, the Hall's advisory board released its first, 25-man class of inductees. They are, in many ways, the 25 best retired fighters of all-time, though there is plenty of room for debate on that. Going in on the Boxing Hall of Fame Las Vegas' first class are, in alphabetical order, Muhammad Ali, Henry Armstrong, Tony Canzoneri, Ezzard Charles, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr., Jack Dempsey, Roberto Duran, Joe Gans, Harry Greb, Eder Jofre, Jack Johnson, Stanley Ketchel, Sam Langford, Benny Leonard, Sugar Ray Leonard, Joe Louis, Rocky Marciano, Archie Moore, Willie Pep, Sugar Ray Robinson, Barney Ross, Sandy Saddler, John L. Sullivan, Gene Tunney and Mickey Walker.
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