Mike Tyson will present former rival Evander Holyfield with the four-time heavyweight champ’s induction trophy for the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame during the Aug. 9 awards ceremony at the New Tropicana in Las Vegas, NBHOF founder Rich Marotta announced on Monday.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get an update on the sanctioning body summit in Cancun, Mexico and much more.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook reveals the latest inductee of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, Roberto Duran.
Some of boxing’s most notable personalities will be once again inducted in this year’s Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. Founder Rich Marotta shares the details.
Despite rumblings of the contrary, former four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield nixes rumors of a comeback against Gary Cornish.
Former heavyweight champ Evander Holyfield wrote on his Twitter account that he is “deeply saddened by any offense I may have caused anyone based upon” his comments about homosexuality on the British TV show “Celebrity Big Brother.”
Ken Sanders, a longtime associate of Evander Holyfield, defended the former heavyweight champ, who has come under fire for his comments about homosexuality on the British TV show “Celebrity Big Brother.”
Keith Thurman: “I remember when I was 11 years old, and for Christmas, I got this boxing book and it had all of the great fighters in it. I remember flipping through those pages and saying to myself, ‘Man, it would be something if your name was in a book like this some day.’”
The late Emanuel “Manny” Steward trained Thomas Hearns, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr., Evander Holyfield, Lennox Lewis, Wladimir Klitschko and Mike McCallum among his seemingly endless list of current and former world champions.
Miguel Cotto will look to be busier and return to his “bread and butter” body attack against Delvin Rodriguez, according to trainer Freddie Roach.
Mike Tyson has evolved into the polar opposite of the menacing figure he was the night he bit Evanader Holyfield’s ear. Tyson spoke openly about the incident at a recent media gathering for “The Bite Fight,” a book that chronicles the events of the infamous 1997 heavyweight championship.
The horrific events surrounding Mike Tyson’s rematch with Evander Holyfield, whose ear was nearly bitten off by his rival, are recounted in The Bite Fight: Tyson, Holyfield and the Night that Change Boxing Forever.
Eleven days after coming home from Buenos Aires, the Travelin’ Man returned to the friendly skies, this time to land in Miami, Okla., to work the CompuBox keys for a ShoBox: The New Generation card headlined by Dierry Jean-Cleotis Pendarvis IBF 140-pound title elimination bout.