Lennox Claudius Lewis, CM, CBE (born 2 September 1965) is a retired boxer and the most recent undisputed world heavyweight champion. He holds dual British and Canadian citizenship. As an amateur he won gold representing Canada at the 1988 Olympic Games after defeating future heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe in the final. Lewis is regarded by many as one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time.
Hashim Rahman was going to knock me out. Hashim Rahman was going to end my career. Hashim Rahman was going to humiliate me. He needs to change his name to Has-Been Rahman now!
In boxing you create a strategy to beat each new opponent, it's just like chess.
I am the master of the sweet science. There is not one heavyweight who can match my skill.
|Full Name at Birth||Lennox Claudius Lewis|
|Date of Birth||September 2, 1965|
|Birthplace||West Ham, London, England|
|Height||6' 5" (196 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Claim to Fame||Retired heavyweight champ|