Legendary Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward Dead At 68
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

emanuel steward smiling

Source: USA Today

From Detroit Free Press

The boxing world may have been hit hard today.

Legendary boxing trainer Emanuel Steward has reportedly passed away at the age of 68.

Steward, who was battling health issues, recently had surgery in September for diverticulitis, a rare stomach disorder.

Heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko, whom Steward trained, released a statement today saying: “Boxing has suffered a tremendous loss with the passing of Emanuel Steward.”

The family of Steward has yet to confirm his death.

Read more at the Detroit Free Press

Join the Conversation

BLACK ENTERPRISE Editors

Black Enterprise is a black-owned multimedia company. Since the 1970s, its flagship product Black Enterprise magazine has covered African-American businesses with a readership of 3.7 million.


MORE ON BlackEnterprise.com