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On this day: Roy Jones Jr. comes of age with dominating decision triumph over James Toney

18
Nov

On this day: Roy Jones Jr. comes of age with dominating decision triumph over James Toney

On November 18, 1994 Roy Jones Jr. challenged IBF super middleweight titleholder James Toney at the MGM Grand in Las...

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15
Nov

On this day: The greatest US Olympic boxing team turn professional at MSG

On November 15, 1984 Madison Square Garden hosted the professional debuts of six members of the U.S. Olympic boxing team,...

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30
Oct

Ruiz versus Joshua 2: ‘Clash on the Dunes’ retro cover pays homage to ‘The Rumble in the Jungle’

Today marks the 45th anniversary of “The Rumble in the Jungle”, the legendary heavyweight championship showdown between Muhammad Ali and...

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16
Sep

On this day: Sugar Ray Leonard becomes undisputed welterweight champion at the expense of Thomas Hearns

Both young, both at the peak of their powers and both obsessed with becoming the undisputed welterweight champion of the...

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12
Sep

On this day: Julio Cesar Chavez dominates Hector Camacho in Las Vegas

The long-awaited battle between Mexico’s Julio Cesar Chavez and Puerto Rico’s Hector Camacho turned out to be one-sided affair at...

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10
Sep

On this day: Pernell Whitaker wins the draw against Julio Cesar Chavez in San Antonio

On Sept. 10, 1993, Pernell Whitaker and Julio Cesar Chavez faced off in a battle of three-weight world champions. If...

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03
Sep

Press Release: Aleksandr Usyk to make heavyweight debut against Tyrone Spong on October 12

Aleksandr Usyk will face Tyrone Spong on his Heavyweight debut at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago on October 12, live...

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18
Aug

On this day: Nigel Benn batters Iran Barkley, scores first-round stoppage

On August 19, 1990 at Bally’s in Las Vegas, British star Nigel Benn made the first defense of his WBO...

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14
Aug

On this day: George Foreman crushes Scott LeDoux in three rounds

On August 14, 1976 former heavyweight champion of the world George Foreman faced off against durable contender Scott LeDoux at...

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