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Definitions

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  • adjective boxing In a weight class other than heavyweight

Etymologies

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non- +‎ heavyweight

Examples

  • His victory over Shane Mosley this May was the second-highest-rated nonheavyweight pay-per-view bout in history, selling 1.4 million views with $78 million in revenue.

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. on the Forbes 400? Maybe Someday.

  • Three years later Main Events promoted the first bout between Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns, which set a record of $40 million for the largest gross for a nonheavyweight bout.

    Becoming Holyfield

  • Three years later Main Events promoted the first bout between Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns, which set a record of $40 million for the largest gross for a nonheavyweight bout.

    Becoming Holyfield

  • Three years later Main Events promoted the first bout between Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns, which set a record of $40 million for the largest gross for a nonheavyweight bout.

    Becoming Holyfield

  • A victory would set up Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao, a fight which would be the most anticipated nonheavyweight match in decades.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • Tito / DLH should have been the biggest nonheavyweight draw and it wasn't.

    East Side Boxing

  • The fight, which generated $70 million in PPV revenue, is only the fourth nonheavyweight event to reach 1 million buys-all four featuring De la Hoya.

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  • Mayweather's fight against De La Hoya registered 2.4 million buys, the most of any nonheavyweight fight.

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