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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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Father Time Wins Again: Time for Hopkins To Say Goodbye for Good

When Bernard Hopkins was literally knocked out of the ring last weekend,  he learned that even his arms are too short to box with the ravages of time.  659 more words

Bernard Hopkins far from the only boxing legend to go out on his back

When Derek Jeter and Kobe Bryant announced their impending retirements, they were greeted with a warm welcome at each visiting stadium, a farewell tour for two all-time greats. 33 more words

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Bernard Hopkins far from the only boxing legend to go out on his back

When Derek Jeter and Kobe Bryant announced their impending retirements, they were greeted with a warm welcome at each visiting stadium, a farewell tour for two all-time greats. 1,132 more words

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On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran left us bitterly disappointed

Sugar Ray Leonard took the money and ran! Roberto Duran, once a snarling lion in the ring, went out like a lamb as witnessed by Harry Mullan… 20 more words

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On This Day: A frustrated Roberto Duran surrenders to Sugar Ray Leonard

The original Boxing News ringside report from the November 25, 1980 Sugar Ray Leonard-Robert Duran rematch

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A Genuine 50/50 superfight

Regular readers of this (rarely updated!) blog may notice that it is all over the place. Like myself, it goes through passing phases of interest. I consider it slightly concerning that I have a vague interest in so many subjects without being truly passionate in any of them. 626 more words