Olympic boxing champion Stevenson dies

Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson, the three-time Olympic heavyweight champion with a devastating right hand and a gentlemanly demeanor, has died. He was 60.

FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1980, file photo, after winning his third Olympic heavyweight championship gold medal, Cuba's Teofilo Stevenson waves to the crowd at the Moscow Olympic Games. Stevenson died on Monday, June 11, 2012, at the age of 60. (AP Photo, file)
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1980, file photo, after winning his third Olympic heavyweight championship gold medal, Cuba's Teofilo Stevenson waves to the crowd at the Moscow Olympic Games. Stevenson died on Monday, June 11, 2012, at the age of 60. (AP Photo, file)
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1980, file photo, after winning his third Olympic heavyweight championship gold medal, Cuba's Teofilo Stevenson waves to the crowd at the Moscow Olympic Games. Stevenson died on Monday, June 11, 2012, at the age of 60. (AP Photo, file)
Cuban champion Teofilo Stevenson (C-gold medal) Soviet Pyotr Zaev (L-silver medal) and German Republic Democratic Jurgen Fanghanel (R- bronze medal) wawe on the podium of the Olympic heavyweight 81+ boxing event that won Teofilo Stevenson. Stevenson --who won 301 of the 321 fights he took part-- died of a heart attack at the age of 60 in Havana on June 11, 2012. AFP PHOTOSTAFF/AFP/GettyImages
Cuban champion Teofilo Stevenson (C-gold
Cuban champion Teofilo Stevenson (C-gold medal) Soviet Pyotr Zaev (L-silver medal) and German Republic Democratic Jurgen Fanghanel (R- bronze medal) wawe on the podium of the Olympic heavyweight 81+ boxing event that won Teofilo Stevenson. Stevenson --who won 301 of the 321 fights he took part-- died of a heart attack at the age of 60 in Havana on June 11, 2012. AFP PHOTOSTAFF/AFP/GettyImages
Former Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson (R), a three-time world amateur boxing champion, greets former world heavyweight champion US Muhammad Ali (L) on 18 January upon his arrival at the Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba. Stevenson --who won 301 of the 321 fights he took part-- died of a heart attack at the age of 60 in Havana on June 11, 2012. AFP PHOTOPOOL/AFP/GettyImages
Former Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson (R)
Former Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson (R), a three-time world amateur boxing champion, greets former world heavyweight champion US Muhammad Ali (L) on 18 January upon his arrival at the Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba. Stevenson --who won 301 of the 321 fights he took part-- died of a heart attack at the age of 60 in Havana on June 11, 2012. AFP PHOTOPOOL/AFP/GettyImages
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1980, file photo, Cuba's Teofilo Stevenson goes to work on Soviet opponent Pyotr Zaev to win the heavyweight bout at the Moscow Olympics. Stevenson died on Monday, June 11, 2012, at the age of 60. (AP Photo, file)
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1980, file photo, Cuba's Teofilo Stevenson goes to work on Soviet opponent Pyotr Zaev to win the heavyweight bout at the Moscow Olympics. Stevenson died on Monday, June 11, 2012, at the age of 60. (AP Photo, file)
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1980, file photo, Cuba's Teofilo Stevenson goes to work on Soviet opponent Pyotr Zaev to win the heavyweight bout at the Moscow Olympics. Stevenson died on Monday, June 11, 2012, at the age of 60. (AP Photo, file)
African National Congress (ANC) President Nelson Mandela (C) greets Cuban Olympic boxer Teofilo Stevenson (L) 25 July 1991 in Havana. Stevenson --who won 301 of the 321 fights he took part-- died of a heart attack at the age of 60 in Havana on June 11, 2012. (FILM) AFP PHOTO/RAFAEL PEREZRAFAEL PEREZ/AFP/GettyImages
African National Congress (ANC) Presiden
African National Congress (ANC) President Nelson Mandela (C) greets Cuban Olympic boxer Teofilo Stevenson (L) 25 July 1991 in Havana. Stevenson --who won 301 of the 321 fights he took part-- died of a heart attack at the age of 60 in Havana on June 11, 2012. (FILM) AFP PHOTO/RAFAEL PEREZRAFAEL PEREZ/AFP/GettyImages

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