The historic fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman, known as the “Rumble in the Jungle,” occurred on Oct. 30, 1974 — 40 years ago. The people quoted below were in Kinshasa, Zaire (now Congo), where the fight took place. Here are some of their recollections. GEORGE FOREMAN “I wanted to win the heavyweight […]
Evander Holyfield and Roberto Duran shared their induction into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame with former foes Mike Tyson and Sugar Ray Leonard.
Brandon Rios-Diego Chaves was a foul-fest, to be sure, but the timing for points deducted and the ambiguous reasons for doing so indicate a referee who had lost his grip on the fight.
RingTV.com readers agree overwhelmingly that the Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara fight on Saturday was close.
Canelo Alvarez was fortunate to emerge victorious and Erislandy Lara was frustrated by a controversial decision but both took a step forward.
Canelo Alvarez defeated Erislandy Lara by a split decision Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Abner Mares survived a cut over his left eye to outpoint Jonathan Oquendo in a 10-round featherweight fight on the Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy card Saturday in Las Vegas.
Mauricio Herrera defeated Johan Perez by a majority decision in a 12-round junior welterweight fight on the Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara card Saturday in Las Vegas.
RingTV.com Editor Doug Fischer breaks down Saturday’s Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara fight in 20 key categories and predicts a winner.
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Canelo Alvarez must beat Erislandy Lara convincingly or his brand will suffer. And that might not be easy.