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On this day: Alexis Arguello stops Ruben Olivares to pick up his first title belt

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23
Nov

On this day: Alexis Arguello stops Ruben Olivares to pick up his first title belt

Back in November of 1974, nothing indicated that Nicaragua’s Alexis Arguello would become a world champion anytime soon. Arguello was 35-4...

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07
Feb

To Be The Best: The top 100 boxers in the history of The Ring Rankings (70-61)

If you’re new to this on-going series, please read: The Introduction. The Author’s Note. *** Today’s grouping includes two active fighters – Nonito Donaire...

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11
May

The Ring remembers Canadian featherweight contender Art Hafey, who faced three Hall of Famers

“I felt like I was exploited. I fought my way to the No. 1 position, but they wouldn't acknowledge it...

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19
Feb

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (petered-out punchers, #p4p trolling, lightweights)

THE FRAGILE PUNCHER’S MENTALITY Hi Doug, I wonder if what's happening to Deontay Wilder is a more extreme example of the sharp...

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10
Jan

Best I Faced: Ruben Olivares

Editor's Note: This feature originally appeared in the December 2017 issue of The Ring Magazine. Ruben Olivares is remembered fondly as one...

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06
Mar

Dougie’s Friday mailbag (the greatness of Chocolatito, what’s next for Mikey?)

HOW GREAT IS CHOCOLATITO? Hey Dougie, What a performance by Mr. Pound for Pound, Roman Gonzalez is all that this term embodies....

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15
Feb

1960’s Boxing Trivia from Ring Magazine

Early in the 1960s, Sonny Liston took the heavyweight championship from Floyd Patterson and looked set for a very long...

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11
Feb

Best I Faced: Danny ‘Little Red’ Lopez

Former WBC featherweight titlist and Hall-of-Famer Danny ‘Little Red’ Lopez reveals his best opponents in our latest edition of ‘Best I Faced.’

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02
May

Canelo-Chavez Jr: ¡Viva Mexico!

As we count down the days to Canelo vs. Chavez Jr., Tom Gray takes a look back at five of the best all-Mexican rivalries in boxing history.

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07
Sep

Bobby Chacon: 1951-2016

Two-division champ and Hall of Fame enshrinee Bobby Chacon, who was in back-to-back Fights of the Year against Rafael Limon and Cornelius Boza-Edwards, died Wednesday morning at age 64.

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