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Best I Trained: Romulo Quirarte Sr.

22
Feb

Best I Trained: Romulo Quirarte Sr.

While some trainers get all the attention, others are just as talented but prefer to work in the background and...

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17
Dec

End of an era: an oral history of Showtime’s 37 years in boxing – part 4 

Showtime Sport’s award-winning producers share their experiences and anecdotes from their decades of covering boxing.

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12
Sep

From The Archives: Julio Cesar Chavez UD 12 Hector Camacho

Future hall of famers, both torchbearers for their boxing-proud cultures, clashed on September 12, 1992, when Mexico’s Julio Cesar Chavez defended his WBC 140-pound title against fellow three-division titleholder Hector Camacho of Puerto Rico. 

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12
Jul

Born on this day: Julio Cesar Chavez

A supreme boxer, a devastating puncher, a multiple champion and a hero to his people. One of the all-time great...

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24
Apr

Born on this day: Roger Mayweather

He was a phenomenal boxer who became a two-division titlist, and later a trainer. And for the most part of...

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20
Feb

On this day: Julio Cesar Chavez annihilates Greg Haugen in front of 134.000 souls in Aztec Stadium

It was supposed to be a historic fight for many reasons. It ended up being a personal affair in the ring,...

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20
Oct

Best I Faced: Joey Gamache

Former two-weight world champion Joey Gamache was hugely popular in Maine and is the only fighter to this day from...

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14
Sep

Greatest Hits: Oscar De La Hoya

Editor's Note: This feature originally appeared in the Oscar De La Hoya Special Issue, which is available for purchase at...

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12
Sep

On this day: Julio Cesar Chavez dominates Hector Camacho in a grudge match

Sometimes, a fighter’s record doesn’t tell the whole story. But then again, sometimes it does. Julio Cesar Chavez and Hector Camacho...

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03
Aug

On this day: Julio Cesar Chavez outpoints Rocky Lockridge, retains WBC 130-pound title

Not quite as close as the official result suggests. On August 3, 1986, Julio Cesar Chavez defeated Rocky Lockridge via 12-round...

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