Monday, November 28, 2022  |

On this day: Sonny Liston demolishes Floyd Patterson in one round – again

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22
Jul

On this day: Sonny Liston demolishes Floyd Patterson in one round – again

It was almost an instant replay of the original. On July 22, 1963, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Sonny Liston...

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24
May

On This Day: Muhammad Ali knocks out Sonny Liston with ‘Phantom Punch’

Muhammad Ali called it his "anchor punch," a quick right hand that the young heavyweight champion claimed he had learned...

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02
Mar

Best I Covered – Larry Merchant

Boxing fans will know Larry Merchant for his outspoken and candid views on HBO Sports for over 35-years, where he...

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01
Dec

Mythical Matchup: Sonny Liston vs. George Foreman

The following article originally appeared in the November 2021 issue of Ring Magazine, which can be purchased at The Ring...

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28
Aug

Book review: (Low)life: A Memoir of Jazz, fight-Fixing, and the Mob

Charles Farrell isn’t looking to make friends with his book (Low)life: A Memoir of Jazz, Fight-Fixing, and The Mob. He...

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29
Jun

Best I Faced: Chuck Wepner

Hard-nosed brawler Chuck Wepner was a heavyweight contender in the late 1960s and 1970s. During his career he shared a...

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14
May

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (Nery-Figueroa, Anthony Joshua, Canelo Alvarez)

NERY VS. FIGUEROA Hi Doug, Should be a decent main event on Showtime on Saturday. Hoping for a shootout with multiple knockdowns...

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08
Mar

Dougie’s Monday Mailbag (Estrada-Gonzalez 2, junior bantamweight, George Foreman)

CHOCOLATITO VS. ESTRADA II Hey Dougie! Man, am I excited for Chocolatito and Gallito. This is going to be a good fight, guaranteed....

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25
Jan

Dougie’s Monday Mailbag (The Ring title, junior featherweights, mythical matchups)

TO BELT OR NOT TO BELT Hi Dougie, I hope you and yours are keeping well? Recent news that Josh Warrington (now with...

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27
Nov

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (Tyson vs. Jones, Sammy Angott, El Alacron)

WHY IS TYSON THE FAVORITE? Hi Dougie, hope you are doing well. I just can't get my head around the fact that...

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