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Friday, October 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Carrier Plays Host To Goodwill Boxing

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In 31 years plying the seas, the U.S.S. Intrepid witnessed plenty of fights, but not too many of them with a referee and a ring. All that will change next summer.

The boxing tournament of the 1998 Goodwill Games will be held in a 3,300-seat arena on the massive flight deck of the aircraft carrier, now moored as a museum on the Hudson River at West 46th Street.

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