15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 3)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 3)

This series of articles explore 15 fights that every sports fan should know. [You can read “Part 1” by clicking this link here, or “Part 2” by  clicking here.]   11.) Marciano v Walcott Rocky Marciano went to the grave undefeated – but a 1952 fight against Jersey Joe Walcott almost changed that. Over 50 years later, this bout is still considered one […]

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 2)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 2)

In this article, we’ll continue our examination of boxings biggest bouts. This list is includes a solid selection of fights to introduce readers to the sweet science. You can read “Part 1” by clicking this link here. 6.) Hagler v Hearns A lot of marquee match-up have cute nicknames – boxing promoters apparently love rhyming – but Hagler-Hearns had no such moniker. This […]

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 1)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 1)

Anyone who’s ever had a passing interest in boxing has probably wondered where to start. Well, in order to accommodate our readers in this regard, I’ve compiled a list of “15 Fights Everyone Should Know“.  These bouts are a great place for any aspiring observer of pugilism to begin their education. [NOTE: While boxers like Sam Langford and Jack Johnson clearly […]

The Strange Relationship Between Donald Trump and Don King

The Strange Relationship Between Donald Trump and Don King

If you’re like me, you might have noticed Donald Trump was “flanked by” boxing promoter Don King last week during a Q&A and thought to yourself: “Why is Donald Trump hanging out with Don King?” Well, first of all, this is not a new relationship. King first endorsed Trump back in June, then made some headlines in September when […]

“Kimbo Slice” Passes Away Due To Heart Failure (1974-2016)

“Kimbo Slice” Passes Away Due To Heart Failure (1974-2016)

Kimbo Slice passed away on Monday, June 6. While no official cause of death has been released, it’s being widely reported that his passing was due to heart failure. Slice, whose real name was Kevin Ferguson, admitted himself to Northwest Medical Center in Margate, FL, complaining about nausea, severe abdominal pain and shortness of breath. TMZ originally confirmed the hospitalization […]

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