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Wilfred Benitez vs. Roberto Duran 40 years later: El Radar detects Hands of Stone

30
Jan

Wilfred Benitez vs. Roberto Duran 40 years later: El Radar detects Hands of Stone

Boxing has always cherished its oldies-but-goodies, which partly explains why so many fight fans fondly recall the feats of senior...

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26
Jan

Beating Shane Mosley – Twice! – Not the defining standard of Vernon Forrest’s too-short life

For many boxers who sweat and bleed and toil to achieve something truly momentous in a sport that frequently can...

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17
Jan

Being around The Greatest, Muhammad Ali remembered

There is a widespread belief that the late, great Muhammad Ali, who would have turned 80 today had he not...

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15
Jan

From the Archive: Bernard Hopkins – Just Deserts

Editor's Note: This feature originally appeared in the April 2013 issue of The Ring. BERNARD HOPKINS ONCE WAS OVERSHADOWED BY OTHERS...

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12
Dec

Ivan Robinson’s rematch with Arturo Gatti showed that success sometimes can be a handicap

HBO Boxing received praise for its 12-episode Legendary Nights series in 2002, so much so that it put together several...

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10
Dec

Archie Moore-Yvon Durelle 1: An epic comeback from The Old Mongoose

He was billed as the “Fighting Fisherman,” and in the biggest fight of his life Yvon Durelle seemed to be...

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23
Nov

Evander Holyfield-Bert Cooper: The near-upset 30 years later

Many of boxing’s most memorable upsets, and even the near-misses, represent truth at two linked but sometimes distinctly different levels....

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12
Nov

Recut of Rocky IV could lead to Stallone fashioning a TV prequel of the franchise that can’t die

It was mid-2020, America and much of the rest of the world in the full grip of the COVID-19 pandemic,...

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09
Nov

Evander Holyfield’s battering of Mike Tyson proved again there is nothing certain in boxing

Not that he could have known it then, but President Franklin D. Roosevelt might have been speaking of the state...

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26
Oct

Rocky Marciano beating Joe Louis a true case of passing the torch

In boxing, it is often said that to be The Man you have to beat The Man, but that is...

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