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The Thrilla in Manila: 14 rounds of pure hell

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01
Oct

The Thrilla in Manila: 14 rounds of pure hell

It is impossible to conceive how tough the Thrilla in Manila was for Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier but those who were there attempt to provide some insight.

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02
Jul

An Inductee Experiences the International Boxing Hall of Fame – Part Three

Prior to going to Canastota for Induction Weekend, I asked some previous inductees what the experience was like. "You get a...

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02
Jul

An Inductee Experiences the International Boxing Hall of Fame – Part Two

My induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame came about as a consequence of my writing. So allow me...

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28
Sep

Muhammad Ali-Ken Norton 3: Chaos at Yankee Stadium 45 years later

Perfect endings in sports aren’t quite as rare as many fans might imagine. Basketball legend Michael Jordan seemingly crafted his...

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30
Mar

Tourist Information Podcast: Jerry Izenberg

Jerry Izenberg is a sports journalist with The Newark Star-Ledger in Newark, New Jersey. Izenberg has covered many memorable sporting...

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08
Mar

Legends talk about their lasting memories of Ali-Frazier I

Joe Frazier’s face looked like the surface of the moon, disfigured with little peaks and craters around his eyes and...

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28
Sep

Muhammad Ali-Earnie Shavers – The Last Stand 40 Years On

It was a brutal battle that once again confirmed the fighting heart of Muhammad Ali, but victory came at a huge price in the champion’s final successful title defense.

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10
Nov

Kathy Duva reminisces about Livingstone Bramble-Ray Mancini

Main Events CEO Kathy Duva looks back at the build-up to the WBA lightweight title bout between Ray Mancini and Livingstone Bramble.

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16
Jun

The Travelin’ Man goes to the 2016 IBHOF: Part three

In Part Three of his latest journal, ‘The Travelin’ Man’ Lee Groves returns to Canastota, New York for the remainder of the 2016 IBHOF Induction Weekend.

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12
Jun

IBHOF Blog: Leonard, Izenberg moved by the love in Canastota

Two legendary figures – Sugar Ray Leonard and Jerry Izenberg – on Sunday joined the ranks of those who have fallen under the spell of “Boxing’s hometown.”

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