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Hopkins Knocks Out Father Time In Champion...

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Hopkins knocks out Father Time in championship run

By DAN GELSTON (AP Sports Writer)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two months shy of 50, Bernard Hopkins is closing in on the era of his life when he should be thinking about AARP membership. Maybe retire and move to Florida for good with the rest of the Baby Boomers.

Or perhaps Hopkins can push aside the rocking chair for one more fight and sustain the drive he's had simmering inside him for nearly three decades. Hopkins has laid the smack down on Father Time with more authority than he's ever punished a fighter in the ring.
He was better known during championship reigns as ''The Executioner,'' a catchy nickname he crafted for intimidation, not earned because of the careers he killed after scores of fighters were unable to solve his cunning, subtle style.

Outthink, outwork, outhustle. Outlast.....

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