Las Vegas Blog

Everything Las Vegas

Sugar Ray Leonard Signs New Book at Caesars

Last updated: September 21, 2011 at 1:07 pm. Posted by in Caesars Palace, Celebrities, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos. Comments Off on Sugar Ray Leonard Signs New Book at Caesars.

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.

About The Author

General contributor.

View Posts

Comments are closed.