Micky Ward

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George Michael Ward Jr. (born October 4, 1965), often known by his nickname, "Irish" Micky Ward, is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1985 to 2003. He challenged once for the IBF light welterweight title in 1997, and held the WBU light welterweight title in 2000. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Micky Ward has received more than 3,905,390 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Micky Ward is the 140th most popular boxer (down from 101st in 2019), the 9,220th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,445th in 2019) and the 57th most popular American Boxer.

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  • 16

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  • 2.46

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  • 3.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among boxers, Micky Ward ranks 140 out of 324Before him are Gennady Golovkin, Slobodan Kačar, Jan Szczepański, Oleksandr Usyk, Fidel LaBarba, and Stanislav Stepashkin. After him are Ted Morgan, Tibor Csík, Alexander Povetkin, Miguel Cotto, Anton Josipović, and Hasim Rahman.

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Among people born in 1965, Micky Ward ranks 327Before him are Rodrigo Prieto, Yuji Naka, Kathryn Erbe, Mia Zapata, Guy Forget, and Piers Morgan. After him are Marco Apicella, Cecilia Bolocco, Terry Richardson, Salou Djibo, Aykut Kocaman, and Jens Albinus.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Micky Ward ranks 9,220 out of 15,968Before him are Kevin DuBrow (1955), Cynthia Watros (1968), Mae Clarke (1910), Tipper Gore (1948), Gene Saks (1921), and Roy Brown (1925). After him are Cy Young (1928), Andy Timmons (1963), George Karl (1951), Dave Arneson (1947), Glenn Plummer (1961), and Kristy Swanson (1969).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Micky Ward ranks 57Before him are Deontay Wilder (1985), Harry Spanjer (1873), Pernell Whitaker (1964), Emanuel Steward (1944), Laila Ali (1977), and Fidel LaBarba (1905). After him are Miguel Cotto (1980), Hasim Rahman (1972), Antonio Tarver (1968), Ray Mercer (1961), Tyrell Biggs (1960), and Charles Adkins (1932).