Sunday Herald Sun - - Sport -

THE box­ing world is mourn­ing the death this week of ROD CARR, 48, a one-time Com­mon­wealth su­per­mid­dleweight cham­pion who had a long bat­tle with de­pres­sion. His one­time trainer-man­ager-pro­moter BARRY

MICHAEL de­scribed it as a tragedy. “He was world class (and) as a per­son he had so many won­der­ful qual­i­ties,” Michael said from Miami where he is a guest at a con­ven­tion with MARVIN HAGLER, JULIO CE­SAR CHAVEZ, ROBERTO DU­RAN, LEN­NOX LEWIS and EVAN­DER HOLY­FIELD.

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