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  • Is Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Canelo Alvarez a super fight? Don Chargin knows

    Is Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Canelo Alvarez a super fight? Don Chargin knows
    On the subject of super fights, who better to ask than the Boy Promoter, Don Chargin, who is 85?
  • Ultimate fight club: A look at the greatest bouts

    Ultimate fight club: A look at the greatest bouts
    About 150,000 spectators squeezed into Soldier Field in Chicago that night in September, 1927, and many left convinced they'd witnessed the fight of the century. The drama's high point came in Round 7 when former champion Jack Dempsey stung Gene...

    PASSINGS: Carmen Basilio

    PASSINGS: Carmen Basilio
    Carmen Basilio, 85, a genial onion farmer's son who wrested the world middleweight boxing crown from Sugar Ray Robinson in 1957 and lost an equally epic, razor-edge rematch six months later, died Wednesday at a Rochester, N.Y., hospital following...

    Andre Ward out to master 'show-and-tell' boxing

     
    Oakland boxer Andre Ward found himself in a bit of a verbal scuffle this week as he engaged in conversation with Carl Froch, his fellow "Super Six" super-middleweight title finalist, about their bout Oct. 29. Ward maintained his demeanor of...

    Jim Murray, Feb. 15, March 2, 1961

     
    Feb. 15, March 2, 1961: Jim Murray writes about a Friars Club roast of Leo Durocher, and visits the Las Vegas training camps of boxers Gene Fullmer and Sugar Ray Robinson before their upcoming bout. Notice that Murray gets a...