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RingTv image Boxing returns to historic and polarizing Olympic Stadium

Boxing returns to historic and polarizing Olympic Stadium

The Delvin Rodriguez-Joachim Alcine main event on Friday at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium can’t be expected to draw on par with Sugar Ray Leonard-Roberto Duran I. But it’s a start, a noteworthy event in a historic yet maligned structure that hasn’t hosted boxing since Leonard-Duran.

RingTv image The Travelin’ Man returns to Verona – Part II

The Travelin’ Man returns to Verona – Part II

Last month’s Mayweather Promotions edition of ShoBox, co-headlined by super middleweights J’Leon Love and Badou Jack, was intended to be a “Money Team” infomercial but it turned out to be anything but, as Lee Groves recalls from his CompuBox seat.

RingTv image Rances Barthelemy scores controversial KO of Argenis Mendez

Rances Barthelemy scores controversial KO of Argenis Mendez

Junior lightweight standout Rances Barthelemy scored a brutal and controversial second-round knockout of Argenis Mendez, which netted him the IBF junior lightweight title, in the main event of 2014 season premiere of ESPN2’s Friday Night Fights on Friday in Minneapolis, Minn.

RingTv image Commentary: Cruz exposes boxing’s homophobic issues

Commentary: Cruz exposes boxing’s homophobic issues

Orlando Cruz, an openly gay boxer who fights on the Tim Bradley-Juan Manuel Marquez undercard, has received as much media coverage as the two pound-for-pound-rated main event fighters. He deserves the attention for challenging and exposing boxing’s homophobic underbelly.

RingTv image Han fights for respect in a new discipline

Han fights for respect in a new discipline

Abie Han, one of five fighting siblings, has been competing for attention his entire life. Tonight, in the Friday Night Fights co-featured bout, the prospect faces fellow unbeaten junior middleweight GlenTapia for his promoter’s attention.