Russian heavyweight superstar Vitali Klitschko, Mexican legend Erik Morales defensive master Ronald "Winky" Wright elected to the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Tuesday.

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The three, elected in the modern boxer category, will be enshrined among boxing immortals during the 29th annual induction ceremonies on June 10 in Canastota, New York.

To be eligible in that category, fighters must not have boxed for at least five years but have had their last fight no earlier than 1989. Klitschko, Morales and Wright all fought for the final time in 2012. They were elected by full members of the Boxing Writers Association of America and a panel of international historians.

Also elected were broadcasters Jim Gray and Steve Albert in the observer category and German promoter Klaus-Peter Kohl in the nonparticipant category.