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On this day: Dwight Muhammad Qawi wrecks Matthew Saad Muhammad in six

07
Aug

On this day: Dwight Muhammad Qawi wrecks Matthew Saad Muhammad in six

The first time was no fluke. On August 7, 1982, Dwight Muhammad Qawi – then campaigning as Dwight Braxton – retained...

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12
Jul

On this day: Evander Holyfield defeats Dwight Muhammad Qawi in brutal firefight

For 36 years, this one has held the lofty position of best cruiserweight championship fight of all time, and while...

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12
Jul

Dwight Muhammad Qawi-Evander Holyfield 1: Cruiserweight inferno 35 years later

Mention the name Evander Holyfield to a knowledgeable boxing fan and the following descriptions and adjectives come up: "warrior," "courageous,"...

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12
Jul

Epic Holyfield-Qawi war was part of Real Deal’s ‘Omega Project’ path to Mike Tyson

Anyone familiar with Aesop’s Fables knows the tale of The Hare & The Tortoise, which holds that “the race is...

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15
Jun

Dougie’s Monday mailbag (black image/marketing in boxing, Cuban boxers)

ANDRE WARD AND THE MARKETING OF BLACK FIGHTERS The conversation on race from ESPN this past Tuesday was incredibly moving. When...

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28
May

Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame kicks off with a big bang

One of America’s most storied fight towns has its own Boxing Hall of Fame now, with the inaugural class including Mike Tyson, Don King and many more.

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06
Aug

Who is the greatest fighter alive? No. 4 revealed

The question was raised early this year as a group of knowledgeable boxing people – writers, publicists and others who...

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10
Aug

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

In this week’s Monday mailbag fans share their thoughts on Golden Boy Promotions’ future dealings with PBC fighters, the prospects in action this past weekend, the Cotto-Canelo-GGG triangle and much more.

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20
Jun

The Travelin’ Man returns to Canastota-part II

In part two of Lee Groves’ Canastota journal, RingTV.com’s resident “Travelin’ Man” takes us into days two and three of the International Boxing Hall of Fame weekend celebration, even taking in an ESPN2 card for kicks.

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16
Jan

FROM THE ARCHIVE: Jinx

Boxing fans might remember Michael Spinks best for lasting only 91 seconds against Mike Tyson in 1988, Spinks’ last fight. They might forget that he was the best light heavyweight of his era…

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