World Boxing Association

16th Annual Awards Dinner Philadelphia 2001

By WBA 03/03/2009

With about 800 guest the WBA Awards Dinner took place in the Park Hyatt Philadelphia Hotel on Friday April 13, 2001, it was preceded by a cocktail to introduce everyone to the exciment of the WBA Awards. Mr. Gilberto Mendoza WBA President, Gilberto Jesus Mendoza WBA Executive Director and James Binns WBA Legal Advisor were the hosts of this magnificent event.

This event was honored with the attendance of many important boxing figures like: Don King. Felix Trinidad Sr., Dan Goosen, Murad Muhamad, Bobby Goodman, Evander Holyfield, John Ruiz, Felix “Tito” Trinidad, Michael Spinks, Lance “Mount” Whitaker, all the members of the WBA Executive Comittee and many international boxing figures.

AWARDS WINNERS

Judge Edward Becker Community Legend
Carl Bailey Community Activist
Jimmy Lennon Announcer
Bobby Goodman  Executive
Murad Muhamad Promoter
Dan Goosen Promoter
Don King Promoter of the Millenium
Felix Trinidad Sr. Trainer
Michael Spinks Legend
Virgil Hill Comeback of the year
Fernando Vargas Fight of the year
Felix “Tito” Trinidad Fighter of the year
Roy Jones Jr. New Millenium
Evander Holyfield 4 Times World Champion
John Ruiz Heavyweight Champion

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