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A fan remembers Barry McGuigan vs. Steve Cruz, Fight of the Year 1986

23
Jun

A fan remembers Barry McGuigan vs. Steve Cruz, Fight of the Year 1986

On June 1, 2019, a charismatic and powerful world champion from "across the pond" was poised to make his mark...

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11
Jun

IBHOF weekend 2020: What would have been, and what may be again

If this had been a normal year, today would have marked the start of this year's International Boxing Hall of...

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20
May

Jeremiah Gallegos and his winning battle against Bell’s palsy

On the mend from a standoff against Bell’s palsy, ring announcer Jeremiah Gallegos’ fighting spirit has never waned.

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15
May

A Fan Remembers: Bobby Chacon vs. Cornelius Boza-Edwards II

Lee Groves looks back at THE RING’s 1983 ‘Fight of the Year’ between WBC 130-pound titlist Bobby Chacon and Cornelius Boza-Edwards, a bout soaked in drama

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08
May

Ray Mancini-Arturo Frias: A fan remembers

Thirty-eight years ago today, Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini not only won the WBA lightweight title from Arturo Frias, he also...

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30
Apr

Book Excerpt: Muhammad Ali ‘beats’ Jimmy Young thanks to gift decision

Today marks the 44th anniversary of Muhammad Ali's unanimous decision victory over Jimmy Young, arguably the most controversial result of...

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21
Apr

The Travelin’ Man stays home

In Lee Groves’ latest journal entry, our resident ‘Travelin’ Man’ goes…home?

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15
Apr

A Fan Remembers: Hagler vs. Hearns – Part 2

Read Part 1 here.   Like every other boxing fan, I counted down the days to April 15, 1985, the day when...

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14
Apr

A Fan Remembers: Hagler vs. Hearns – part 1

Thirty five years ago this week, Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hearns surpassed the highest of expectations and put forth...

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07
Apr

A Fan Remembers: Roger Mayweather

Nearly two months after the sports world mourned Kobe Bryant – the NBA's "Black Mamba" – the boxing world did...

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