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Former football player Lawal becomes boxing champ at Wing Open

Olawale Lawal, left, battles Joseph Okai in the heavyweight bout Thursday, March 1, 2012, at the 2012 Wing Open Championships at Air Force Academy. Lawai won on a referee's stop. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock) Photo by CHRISTIAN MURDOCK, THE GAZETTE