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Thurman vs Garcia “The Clash for Unification” by Minnie Larry

When- Saturday March 4th 2017

Venue- Barclays Center Brooklyn New YorK

16,533 boxing fans crowded the Barclay Center in boogie down, to see the WBA/WBC welterweight unification bout, in which Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22KOs) scored a split decision victory over previously unbeaten brawler, Danny “Swift” Garcia (33-1, 13 KOs). 552 more words


On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard breezes past Bruce Finch and targets Marvin Hagler

Boxing News was ringside in Reno, Nevada on February 15, 1982 as Sugar Ray Leonard dismissed Bruce Finch to chase potential Marvin Hagler match

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January 29 - He’s Just My Dad

When I was a kid, there was a popular 7-UP commercial featuring the welterweight boxing champ of the day, Sugar Ray Leonard. The soft drink company capitalized on the father-son relationship between Ray and Ray, Jr., his son. 355 more words


The Differences Between Olympic and Professional Boxing

Many of the great boxers we know of today like Muhammad Ali, Oscar De La Hoya, Evander Holyfield and Sugar Ray Leonard got their start in Olympic (amateur) boxing. 1,159 more words

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