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Happy Birthday To...

by Ryan Hudson

...Bakhtiyar Artayev, everyone's favorite Kazakhstani boxer! Today, ol' Bakie is turning 25 years old -- I hope you didn't forget!

I dunno about you guys, but what I always remember the most about ol' Artie (he actually preferred that to 'Bakie') is the time he won the gold medal in the welterweight division at the 2004 Summer Olympics. Remember the look on his face??? Just pure emotion, that guy: