International Boxing Hall Of Fame Announces 2013 Class – Arturo Gatti, Mills Lane And More
Arturo ‘Thunder’ Gatti, Virgil ‘Quicksilver’ Hill and referee Mills Lane headline the 2013 induction class for the International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum in Canastota, the hall announced Monday.
The 24th annual Hall of Fame Weekend is scheduled for June 6th-9th.
The class also includes two-time flyweight champ Myung-Woo Yuh, ring announcer Jimmy Lennor Jr., Wesley Ramey, Jeff Smith in the Old-Timer category, manager Arturo ‘Cuyo’ Hernandez in the Non-Participant Category, and journalist Colin Hart.
In the Observer Category, cartoonist Ted Carroll with be posthumously inducted and Joe Coburn with also get a posthumous induction in the Pioneer Category.
Gatti’s induction will be done posthumously as well.
The annual induction weekend features a parade, golf tournament, banquet and autographed card show.