THE RING archive: Hagler-Leonard – War of Words

09
Aug

THE RING archive: Hagler-Leonard – War of Words

Note: This feature originally appeared in the April 1987 issue of THE RING Magazine. IT WASN’T QUITE “NO MAS, NO MAS,”...

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09
Jun

Boxing Hall of Fame: Whitey Esneault, the unknown trainer

Whitey Esneault will receive his long-delayed certification as one of boxing’s great teachers when he is inducted into the IBHOF on Sunday.

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13
Feb

Best I Faced: Tim Witherspoon

“Terrible” Tim Witherspoon, a two-time heavyweight titleholder who established himself as one of the finest big men of his generation, is next up in our popular ‘Best I Faced’ series.

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05
Nov

Looking back at George Foreman-Michael Moorer

Twenty-one years ago today, Big George Foreman turned the clock back and stopped Michael Moorer for the IBF and WBA heavyweight titles.

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22
May

A farewell to Friday Night Fights

Tonight on ESPN2, “Friday Night Fights” comes to a bittersweet conclusion as its 17-year run closes, while “Premier Boxing Champions” prepares for a July premiere. RingTV.com’s Michael Woods looks back with the show’s particulars.

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04
Jan

Remembering boxing’s departed

The sport of boxing lost some of its most colorful characters — including iconic figures such as Emanuel Steward, Carmen Basilio, Angelo Dundee, Teofilo Stevenson, Bert Sugar, Hector Camacho and Johnny Tapia — in 2012.

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02
Jan

Bernstein croons posthumous tribute to Steward, Dundee, Tapia, others

“It just felt very, very personal to me,” said broadcaster Al Bernstein, who sings “What a Wonderful World” in honor of boxing dignitaries such as the late Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel “Manny” Steward during a musical tribute on The Boxing Channel.

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03
Feb

Exclusive: Leonard shares on Dundee’s passing

Sugar Ray Leonard said Angelo Dundee never doubted he would defeat Marvin Hagler, even after Leonard was nearly knocked out by a sparring partner five days prior to the fight.

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02
Feb

Dundee, the fight-loving, fun-loving trainer of Ali, Leonard, dies at age 90

Angelo Dundee, the beloved former trainer of Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard among other hall-of-fame enshrined fighters, has died at the age of 90.

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30
Aug

90-year-old Dundee picks Ortiz, Marquez to beat Mayweather, Pacquiao

Angelo Dundee on Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao: “Mayweather wins. I just don’t know why Mayweather’s not fighting him. He walks around saying that he’s the best fighter in the world? Well, fight the sucker.”

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