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Died on this day: Gene Tunney

07
Nov

Died on this day: Gene Tunney

He was superb technical fighter with a short-lived reign in the golden era of boxing, defeating one of the greatest...

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17
Aug

Died on this day: Jack Sharkey

 His name is a composite from two of his heroes. In due time, he inherited their qualities as well. Jack Sharkey’s...

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04
Jul

10 Notable July 4 fights

July 4, America’s celebration of the adoption date of the Declaration of Independence, is one of the most festive holidays on the calendar. Once upon a time it was also a date when major boxing events were held. RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves gives us his choice of the most notable July 4 fights.

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02
Jul

Jack Dempsey KO 4 Georges Carpentier, 100 years since the first million-dollar gate

On July 2, 1921, at the Boyle’s Thirty Acres in Jersey City, N.J., heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey faced off against...

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14
May

Mythical Matchup: Jack Dempsey vs. Rocky Marciano

The following feature originally ran in the May 2021 issue of The Ring magazine, on sale now at The Ring...

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27
May

From the Archive: Larry Holmes versus the all-time greats

Editor's Note: This feature originally appeared in the June 1985 issue of The Ring Magazine. By Herbert G. Goldman TRUE HISTORY DEMANDS...

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24
Apr

Dougie’s Friday mailbag (Jack Dempsey’s old school training, Loma mythical matchups, Billy Conn)

PROGRESSION OR REGRESSION?  Hello Dougie, I hope you and the family are doing well during this strange time. If you're like us...

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15
Feb

1920’s Boxing Trivia by Ring Magazine

It was long before the television era, but the 1920s did produce some unforgettable battles within the original eight weight...

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08
Jul

Dougie’s post-Fourth of July weekend mixed Mailbag

MAILBAG FODDER What an absolute gem listening to your conversation with Kurt Emhoff on the Boxing Esquire Podcast. The stroll through memory...

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04
Jul

Jack Dempsey and Jess Willard – 100 years on from the most brutal of heavyweight championship triumphs

Editor's Note: The following is a segment from a feature entitled 'Notable July 4 fights' that was first published in...

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