May 19, 2018

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QUITE what possessed Nick Manners, the co-tr...

April 7, 2018

ANTHONY JOSHUA next fight is currently one of the most searched terms on Google, and Alexander Povetkin today emerged alongside Deontay Wilder as the most popular result after the WBA ordered the champion’s team to begin negotiations with their mandatory contender.

Anth...

February 6, 2018

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1. SUGAR RAY LEONARD vs LUIS VEGA (Baltimore – February 5, 1977):

Olympic light-...

November 4, 2017

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1. THE third bout between  Evander Holyfield and Riddick Bowe, on November 4 1995, was set for a...

September 29, 2017

CHRIS EUBANK JNR plans to spend more time out in Las Vegas with Floyd Mayweather Jnr for future training camps but is concerned the superstar’s lavish lifestyle is giving the wrong impression to young members of ‘The Money Team’ like Gervonta Davis.

Eubank – who takes o...

July 9, 2017

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IN between knocking people out on the streets of east London, Anthony Yarde found time to have football tri...

May 13, 2017

SEVENTEEN years separated Joe Louis’ defeat to Max Marek in the 1934 national amateur championships and Rocky Marciano rampaging through the last remnants of “The Brown Bomber”. Between those two ugly bookends, Louis crafted a handsome story that transcended sport and...

January 28, 2017

MUHAMMAD ALI craved revenge over Joe Frazier in 1974. Almost three years had elapsed since “Smokin” Joe won a 15-round decision in their epic opener.

On January 28 he was given the chance and it was staged, again, inside Madison Square Garden. But with both ha...

December 14, 2016

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VITALI KLITSCHKO [pictured above left alongside his brother Wladimir Klitschko] last...

December 3, 2016

1. FIVE-AND-A-HALF years after being hammered into retirement by George Foreman, 38-year-old “Smokin” Joe Frazier returned. The venue was Chicago’s International Ampitheatre on December 3, 1981 and unknown body-builder Floyd ‘Jumbo’ Cummings was the opponent....

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