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On this day: MSG melee follows Golota disqualification against Riddick Bowe

11
Jul

On this day: MSG melee follows Golota disqualification against Riddick Bowe

Arguably the most notorious night in modern boxing history. On July 11, 1996, former heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe was the beneficiary...

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12
Jul

Dwight Muhammad Qawi-Evander Holyfield 1: Cruiserweight inferno 35 years later

Mention the name Evander Holyfield to a knowledgeable boxing fan and the following descriptions and adjectives come up: "warrior," "courageous,"...

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11
Jul

A quarter-century ago, first Bowe-Golota fight could have been a great upset instead of just upsetting

Not long after the first pairing of former heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe and Andrew Golota were central figures in an...

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12
Jul

Epic Holyfield-Qawi war was part of Real Deal’s ‘Omega Project’ path to Mike Tyson

Anyone familiar with Aesop’s Fables knows the tale of The Hare & The Tortoise, which holds that “the race is...

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05
Feb

Johnny Bumphus, former junior welterweight champ, dies at age 59

Johnny Bumphus, whose 22-0 streak to begin his career carried him to the WBA junior welterweight title, died Monday in...

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23
Mar

The Travelin’ Man returns to Detroit: Part one

RingTV.com’s resident ‘Travelin’ Man,’ Lee Groves hit the road again, this time returning to Detroit for Claressa Shields’ homecoming, on Showtime.

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08
Mar

Lou Duva passes away

A true example of a self-made man in the sport of boxing, longtime trainer and manager Lou Duva passed away on Wednesday, at the age of 94.

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29
Jun

Lou Duva: A fiery life in print

“A Fighting Life: My Seven Decades in Boxing,” an autobiography penned by celebrated trainer and manager Lou Duva, with Tim Smith, is available now.

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27
Apr

Head-to-head for pound-for-pound: Whitaker-Chavez remembered

Mere days away from Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao, potentially the biggest fight in recent history, Lee Groves looks back at the last pound-for-pound mega-fight between Pernell Whitaker and Julio Cesar Chavez.

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10
Mar

Dino Duva joins Chinese boxing market with heavyweight Zhang Zhilei

Dino Duva introduced the first boxer he has signed to his new promotional company, Zhang Zhilei, a Chinese silver medalist at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, at a press conference in Manhattan on Monday afternoon.

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