Former WBA heavyweight titleholder Ernie Terrell passes away at 75

17
Dec

Former WBA heavyweight titleholder Ernie Terrell passes away at 75

According to reports Ernie Terrell, who once held the WBA portion of the heavyweight title, tragically passed away on Tuesday at the age of 75. Terrell is best known for sustaining a 15-round thrashing at the hands of Muhammad Ali, however, like many heavyweights who fought “The Greatest”, Terrell has his own unique story.

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01
Aug

Lem’s latest: Thomas Williams 175, Gabriel Campillo 174.8

In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s edition of “Friday Night Fights,” notable underdog victories and much more.

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25
Feb

Muhammad Ali on Twitter: ‘I shook up the world’

Muhammad Ali reminded his Twitter followers on Tuesday how his upset knockout of Sonny Liston “shook up the world,” a message delivered 50 years to the day of their clash on Feb. 25, 1964.

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23
Feb

Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston and the fights that molded a champion

Fifty years ago on Feb. 25, 22-year-old Cassius Clay upset heavily favored heavyweight champion Sonny Liston. Tom Gray looks back at five fights which were instrumental in creating the elite level contender who “shook up the world.”

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10
Oct

Cruz looks to be boxing’s first openly gay champion

Puerto Rican Orlando Cruz, who is gay, said “I’m going to make history” by defeating Mexican Orlando Salido for the WBO’s featherweight belt on Saturday.

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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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