Tuesday, August 09, 2022  |

Born on this day: Gerry Cooney

04
Aug

Born on this day: Gerry Cooney

In any other era, he could have been a champion. Unfortunately, it was written somewhere that he would have to put...

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27
Jun

On this day: Mike Tyson crushes Michael Spinks in 91 seconds

It was a massacre! On June 27, 1988, Mike Tyson rubberstamped his dominance within the heavyweight division by brutally knocking out...

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28
Mar

On this day: Michael Spinks scores spectacular one-punch knockout of Marvin Johnson

What a shot! On March 28, 1981, in a battle of top-rated light heavyweights, Michael Spinks scored a perfect one-punch, fourth-round...

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08
Mar

KO Magazine 1986: Larry Holmes challenges Mike Tyson to non-title bout Pt. 2

Editor's Note: This Larry Holmes interview originally appeared in the December 1986 issue of KO Magazine. It was conducted before...

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08
Feb

To Be The Best: The top 100 boxers in the history of The Ring Rankings (50-41)

If you’re new to this on-going series, please read: The Introduction. (Seriously, if you’re posting questions like “What does the asterisk...

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21
Sep

Larry Holmes-Michael Spinks 1: When The Jinx shot down The Easton Assassin

As heavyweight championship bouts go, the Sept. 21, 1985, first pairing of long-reigning Larry Holmes and moving-up-from-light heavyweight Michael Spinks,...

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08
Feb

Dougie’s Monday Mailbag (remembering Leon Spinks, Calzaghe and B-Hop)

REMEMBERING NEON LEON Hi Doug, I was sad to hear this weekend of the passing of Leon Spinks. He came along during...

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23
Jan

Best I Faced: Vonzell Johnson

There has never been a crop of 175-pounders like there was at the end of the 1970s and start of...

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07
Aug

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (best fights on the fall schedule, Tim Tszyu, Tony Tucker)

BIG FIGHTS FOR THE SECOND HALF OF 2020 Hello Dougie, Wanted to give out my two cents on certain potential and confirmed...

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21
Jul

Best I Faced: Eddie Mustafa Muhammad

The heavy-handed Eddie Mustafa Muhammad won a world title in the talent-rich light heavyweight division in the early 1980s. In...

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