Boxing promoter, bookmaker Lucien Chen dies

Thursday, December 17, 2015

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KINGSTON, Jamaica – Ace Jamaican boxing promoter Lucien Chen died in Miami, Florida on Wednesday. He was 88 years old. 
Chen played an integral part in Jamaica’s boxing history and arranged a number of title fights both locally and overseas.
He was instrumental in the heavyweight title fight between George Foreman and Joe Frazier being held at the National Arena in Jamaica in 1973.
Chen was also a lover of horseracing, and is the former owner of the country’s largest booking firm, Track Price Plus. 
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