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On this day: Thomas Hearns destroys long-reigning champ Pipino Cuevas in two rounds

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02
Aug

On this day: Thomas Hearns destroys long-reigning champ Pipino Cuevas in two rounds

It was “The Hitman” at his breathtaking best. On Aug. 2, 1980, Thomas Hearns scored a brutal second-round stoppage over Pipino...

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04
Nov

Youth is king: The youngest men to win world titles

Although lightweight Devin Haney is the youngest active titleholder in boxing, several younger fighters have won major titles in boxing’s past.

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02
Aug

From the Archive: Thomas Hearns Q&A following Pipino Cuevas destruction

The following feature appeared in the October 1980 issue of The Ring Magazine. By Randy Gordon HE LOOKED TALLER THAN EVER BEFORE,...

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23
Dec

Dougie’s Merry Monday mailbag

Fans ask Dougie who he’d want to train him for a fight, his thoughts on Amir Khan and Donald Curry, if 2013 was the busiest year in boxing he’s experienced, and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Happy Holidays!

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31
Aug

Hands of Stone: 10 fights that cemented Duran’s legend – part II

Part two of “10 fights that cemented Roberto Duran’s legend,” compiled by RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves, chronicles five of Hands of Stone’s greatest victories, spanning 15 years – from Duran’s pound-for-pound prime to his time as a middle-aged underdog title challenger.

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14
Jun

Travelin’ Man returns to Canastota – Part I

RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man, historain and punch-counter Lee Groves returned to the International Boxing Hall of Fame induction ceremonies for the 21st time last weekend and still found time to work CompuBox for the Gamboa-Perez/Dawson-Stevenson doubleheader for HBO.

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02
Mar

Baby Bull to return against famous namesake

Juan Diaz will return to the ring following a two-and-a-half year layoff on April 13 in Corpus Christi, Texas, against the son of 1970’s welterweight titleholder Pipino Cuevas.

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