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Sugar Ray Leonard Signs New Book at Caesars

Posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011 by in Caesars Palace, Celebrities, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos. No Comments.

Boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard schmoozed with fans at a book signing inside Caesars Palace on Sep. 17.

He posed for photos and autographed his new book, “The Big Fight: My Life In and Out of the Ring.”

Sugar Ray Leonard

It takes years of experience to convincingly pretend to sign a book for a photo op.

Thanks to David Becker for the pic.

More than 200 guests took part in the meet-and-greet at the resort’s famed Race and Sports Book. Ironic, since Sugar Ray Leonard was signing a book. Unless that’s not technically ironic. But it’s something, trust us.

Bonus sports book fact: There are about 150 licensed sports books in the United States. All of them are in Nevada casinos.

Bonus boxing fact: Yes, it’s called a boxing “ring” even though it’s square. That’s because in the early days of the sport, boxers fought in a circle drawn on the floor. Now you know.



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