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Displaying articles 211 to 220.The Past Week in Action 16 January 2017
Tue, 17 Jan 2017
Hialeah, FL, USA: Super Welter: Erislandy Lara (24-2-2) W KO 4 Yuri Foreman (34-3). Super Middle: Anthony Dirrell (30-1-1) W RTD 6 Norbert Nemesapati (24-5). Bantam: Juan Carlos Payano (18-1)
A Blast from the Past, 1958 - Part 3
Thu, 22 Dec 2016
Elorde had a good 1958 winning all of his fights and collecting the Philippines and OPBF light titles.
A major difference between 1958 and the present time was the absence of any world sanctioning bodies. The only organi
A Blast from the Past,1958 - Part 2
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Sugar Ray Robinson arguably the greatest fighter in the history of boxing.
In part one I set the scene for the state of boxing in 1958 and briefly covered a few of the differences between the sport then and now so I
1958 A Blast from the past - Part 1
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Robinson vs Basilio was Ring fight of the year in 1958.
I occasionally get someone asking me about how I started to write about boxing and although I can?t recall when I first wrote I can recall approximately when I
The Past Week In Action 28 November 2016
Tue, 29 Nov 2016
Toowoomba, Australia: Welter: Kris George (12-1) W PTS 12 Cameron Hammond (16-1). Super Feather: Brent Rice (5-0) W PTS 10 Matt Casboult (5-1).
George vs. Hammond
Local fighter Geo
Snips and Snipes 24 November 2016
Fri, 25 Nov 2016
Yet another case of good goes bad for boxing. The Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev fight was a big one that came together quickly and easily with two of the world?s top fighters facing each other. With Kovalev being such a big
The Past Week In Action 23 November 2016
Thu, 24 Nov 2016
Pentonville, Haiti: Light: Evans Pierre (27-1) W PTS 11 Juan Carlos Salgado (26-7-1,1ND). Super Welter: Wilky Campfort (22-3) W PTS 9 Jeffrey Rosales (8-4-2). Light Heavy: Azea Augustama (20-2) W K
The Past Week In Action 16 November 2016
Thu, 17 Nov 2016
The Past Week In Action 8 November 2016: Pacquiao Reclaims WBO Welter Crown
Wed, 09 Nov 2016
Los Angeles, Ca, USA: Feather: Manuel Avila (22-0) W PTS 10 Jose Ramirez (28-7). Super Bantam: Emilio Sanchez (13-0) W PTS 8 Diuhl Olguin (11-5-3).
Avila vs. Ramirez
Avila gets split
The past week in action 27 October 2016
Fri, 28 Oct 2016
Nery (L) stops Mepranum in Mexico.
Montreal, Canada: Welter: Custio Clayton (10-0 W KO 8 Ramses Agaton (17-5-3). Super Middle: Dario Bredicean (10-0) W PTS 8 Baptiste Castegnaro (8-11). Su