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On this day: Sonny Liston demolishes Floyd Patterson in one round – again

22
Jul

On this day: Sonny Liston demolishes Floyd Patterson in one round – again

It was almost an instant replay of the original. On July 22, 1963, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Sonny Liston...

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08
Feb

To Be The Best: The top 100 boxers in the history of The Ring Rankings (50-41)

If you’re new to this on-going series, please read: The Introduction. (Seriously, if you’re posting questions like “What does the asterisk...

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04
Jan

From the Archive: Floyd Patterson gets off the floor to halt Pete Rademacher

Editor's Note: The following feature originally appeared in the November 1957 issue of The Ring. It is being presented verbatim. By...

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01
Dec

Mythical Matchup: Sonny Liston vs. George Foreman

The following article originally appeared in the November 2021 issue of Ring Magazine, which can be purchased at The Ring...

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19
Aug

Mike Tyson’s return against Peter McNeeley was a comedy with dramatic undertones

Look up the 1996 boxing movie The Great White Hype on Wikipedia and you’ll see that it is described on...

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05
Feb

Perception of Muhammad Ali shifted after cruel battering of Ernie Terrell

Anyone who has ever watched a National Geographic wildlife documentary understands that nature is necessarily savage in the animal kingdom....

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21
Sep

Dougie’s Monday Mailbag (Boots Ennis, pandemic-effect on careers, Floyd Patterson)

BOOTS VS. SHANGO Doug – Who wins between Jaron Ennis and Jamal James at this point? – Kevin Key, Duluth, MN James would likely...

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07
Sep

Dougie’s Monday Mailbag (Jamel Herring, Floyd Patterson, Viktor Postol)

JAMEL HERRING Thanks for your world class mailbag, Doug. I am more of a casual fan since boxing is an escape from...

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22
Jun

Dougie’s Monday Mailbag (Rocky Marciano, Caleb Plant, heavyweight rankings)

RATING MARCIANO AND THE ‘SMALL’ HEAVYWEIGHTS Hi Doug, First time writer, but longtime reader. Thanks for providing bright spots during the virus-caused...

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05
Jun

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (Ken Norton, best heavyweights of the 1970s, Hector Lopez)

KEN NORTON Hey Dougie, Want to estimate with you Ken Norton’s legacy and ATG status. Will you agree with the vast majority...

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