Tuesday, December 06, 2022  |

Larry Holmes: Smoke and Butterflies

10
Oct

Larry Holmes: Smoke and Butterflies

Editor's Note: This feature originally appeared in the Larry Holmes Special Issue, which is available for purchase at The Ring...

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30
Apr

On this day: Muhammad Ali fortunate in decision win over Jimmy Young

He was nowhere near The Greatest on this night. On April 30, 1976, Muhammad Ali retained the heavyweight championship of the...

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13
Sep

Best I Faced: Tony Tucker

Tony Tucker holds the ignominious record of shortest heavyweight title reign at just 64 days. However, he still enjoyed a...

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09
Jan

Jimmy Young: The Great Opponent

Editor's Note: This feature originally appeared in the January 2021 issue of The Ring Magazine. JIMMY YOUNG NEVER BECAME CHAMPION, BUT...

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08
Jun

Best I Faced: Ossie Ocasio

Ossie Ocasio was a cagey boxer who sandwiched a cruiserweight title reign between two spells as a fringe contender at...

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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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30
Apr

Book Excerpt: Muhammad Ali ‘beats’ Jimmy Young thanks to gift decision

Today marks the 44th anniversary of Muhammad Ali's unanimous decision victory over Jimmy Young, arguably the most controversial result of...

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06
Apr

Dougie’s Monday mailbag (Byrd vs. Young, Bud’s rivals, Benny Lynch, Boxing Monthly)

OPEN SCORING, CHRIS BYRD VS. JIMMY YOUNG Hi Doug, Thanks for keeping the mailbag going in these trying times. One of the conversations on...

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21
Sep

Best I Faced: Tony Tubbs

An integral part of the 1980s heavyweight scene, Tony “TNT” Tubbs has shared the ring with the best.

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20
Feb

The RING Archive: Muhammad Ali and the pussy cat

Muhammad Ali participated in some of the greatest title fights in heavyweight boxing history but there was the odd confrontation which was regrettable.

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