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On this day: Julio Cesar Chavez stops Roger Mayweather in two, retains WBC 130-pound title

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07
Jul

On this day: Julio Cesar Chavez stops Roger Mayweather in two, retains WBC 130-pound title

It was all going so well for the challenger… until it wasn’t. On July 7, 1985, Julio Cesar Chavez retained his...

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17
Mar

Greatest Hits: Julio Cesar Chavez

SEVEN FIGHTS THAT HELPED FORGE THE LEGACY OF A MEXICAN HERO Interview by Bernardo Osuna / Translated by Diego Morilla   Mario Martinez September 13,...

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11
Jan

Best I Faced: Harold Brazier

Former two-time junior welterweight title challenger Harold Brazier is the subject of our latest installment of ‘Best I Faced.’

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18
May

Best I Faced: Freddie Pendleton

Hard-nosed Freddie Pendleton rose from the mean streets of Philadelphia to become an unlikely lightweight world titleholder in the early...

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13
Apr

Dougie’s Monday mailbag (Roger Mayweather & the IBHOF, classic fight advice, Ring ratings)

IS ROGER MAYWEATHER WORTHY OF THE IBHOF? Hi Doug, Loved reading the piece that Lee Groves put together about the Black Mamba...

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07
Apr

A Fan Remembers: Roger Mayweather

Nearly two months after the sports world mourned Kobe Bryant – the NBA's "Black Mamba" – the boxing world did...

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02
Apr

“The Natural” Demler Zamora is all grown up and ready to go

DJ Zamora was sitting there waiting for his son, Demler Zamora III, in the reception area of the Floyd Mayweather...

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17
Mar

Floyd Mayweather Jr. on his uncle’s death: ‘Roger meant the world to me’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has issued his first statement following the loss of his uncle Roger Mayweather, who died today at...

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17
Mar

Roger Mayweather, two-division champ and uncle, trainer to Floyd Mayweather Jr., has passed

Two-division world titleholder and renowned trainer Roger Mayweather has died. TMZ was first to report the story. ‘The Black Mamba’ is best...

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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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