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On Larry Holmes, or Belatedly Honoring a Legend

On Sunday, December 13, 2015, Larry Holmes got his long overdue tribute from the town calls home and he made famous all over the world. Easton, Pennsylvania’s riverfront Scott Park was the scene of a celebration honoring the heart of a legend. 584 more words

History

Don King returns home for holiday 'Turkey Tour'

CLEVELAND –   ‘Tis the season for giving.

On Tuesday, one of Cleveland’s own, and a true American legend in his own right, returned to this city to give back. 348 more words

News

Four-Time Gold Medalist, Lena Taylor is 0n the Comeback Trail

Female boxer Lena Taylor, 28, of Orlando has a different attitude and mindset than when she hung up her boxing gloves in 2006; she wants to make an impact on her community. 747 more words

Sports

Historical Perspective from Main Events' AttorneyPatrick English, Esq. Regarding Mandatory Fights & Czar Glazkov

In 1990 Evander Holyfield was the mandatory contender for the Heavyweight Title then held by Mike Tyson.  Though Tyson’s title defense was overdue, Tyson was permitted to engage in an optional title defense with James Buster Douglas.  574 more words

Professional Boxing

Today in Sports history Decemeber 11th

On December 11,1981 the man known as “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali fought his last fight.

He lost his 61st fight to Trevor Berbick. Looking a lot slower and heavier the fight was actually close for seven rounds, with Berbick missing enough to make it competitive and interesting. 126 more words

Boxing