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Did Tim Witherspoon Lose his Potential on the Scales?

In asking what could have been, we sometimes find that we value a fighter anew, in our critical pondering we look at what could have been and also appreciate what they achieved. ...

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Diego Corrales Can Convert Two Wrongs into a Right

On Saturday night another greatly compelling boxing trilogy will draw to its conclusion as Diego ‘Chico’ Corrales squares off against Jose Luis Castillo at the Thomas and Mack Centre in Las Vegas. ...

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1991 - A Masterpiece Signed by James Toney: Part I

I was never a big fan of Elvis Presley - he was always a little too forced for my taste – but my uncle was an Elvis fanatic. Oftentimes he’d sit me down for an Elvis retrospective, from the young sve...

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Marvin Hagler Comes of Age in Philly

A fighter’s prime, like the appreciation of his skills, is a highly relative concept which some think they can render into an exact science. It is not quite so clear-cut. In fact the ascertaining of...

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Scott Harrison Produces a Scottish Farce

I say farce specifically because Scotland is a country that was the setting for a great, possibly the greatest, tragedy, but the Scott Harrison story does not match-up to the tragic ethos. In fact th...

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Sheffield Steel Overcomes Australian Agriculture

Sheffield’s Clinton Woods, now 39-3-1 (24), sparkled in impressive fashion by overpowering the rugged Jason Delisle, now 18-5-2 (9), in six largely one-sided rounds in Sheffield. Woods also made a st...

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Ricky Hatton: “This is the Beginning!”

Through a 38-fight unbeaten streak Britain’s Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton had to endure the slings and arrows of outraged criticism. A British phenomenon with a huge and unblemished record? Must be a m...

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Billy Graham: Preacher of Pugilism

I had the phone number for Billy “The Preacher” Graham, trainer of Ricky Hatton, on my mobile for a number of months. I had read the interviews and internet stories about him, about how he was not th...

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