Issue | Opinion | Premium | Oct 21 2019

10 active fighters whose fathers boxed professionally

These 10 active fighters were introduced to the sport by fathers who boxed professionally before them
Julio Cesar Chavez Jnr
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1. Julio Cesar Chavez Jnr

Chavez Jnr has been very much a love-hate character in his 56-fight pro career but did win a WBC title at middleweight. His father, of course, was one of the legends of the sport, winning 107 of 115 fights and ruling featherweight, super-featherweight, lightweight and super-lightweight divisions.

2. Chris Eubank Jnr