Former middleweight and super middleweight titleholder Nigel Benn spoke to RingTV.com about his tragic ring war with fellow puncher Gerald McClellan, which took place 20 years ago today. Benn spoke about upsetting the favored American and heavy physical and emotional cost of the fight, which permanently injured McClellan.
Ring the New Year in with a bang. Read about the career of one of the hardest punchers of the modern boxing era, former junior middleweight and middleweight titleholder Julian Jackson, who spoke to RingTV.com about the best fighters he fought in 10 categories.
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.
Nigel Benn, one of Britain’s most savage and accomplished competitors in the late 1980s and ‘90s, remains a popular sports figure in the UK nearly 17 years after his retirement from boxing. RingTV.com recently asked the power-punching former middleweight and super middleweight titleholder to talk about the best opponents he ever faced.