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RingTv image Hall of Fame: Lampley, Mancini highlight induction ceremony

Hall of Fame: Lampley, Mancini highlight induction ceremony

Jim Lampley’s turn at the podium, along with that of former lightweight champ Ray Mancini, was the highlight of the 26th annual International Boxing Hall of Fame induction weekend on Sunday in Canastota, New York. Riddick Bowe, Naseem Hamed, Yoko Gushiken, Nigel Collins, Steve Smoger and Rafael Mendoza joined Lampley and Mancini in the IBHOF’s Class of 2015.

RingTv image Hall of Fame: ‘Prince’ Naseem Hamed

Hall of Fame: ‘Prince’ Naseem Hamed

He wasn’t everyone’s cup of tea, but 2015 Hall of Fame inductee “Prince” Naseem Hamed ruled the featherweight division with unquestionable skill and unparalleled flair at the end of the 20th century.

RingTv image IBHOF inductee Steve Smoger has seen the world thanks to boxing

IBHOF inductee Steve Smoger has seen the world thanks to boxing

From his first refereeing assignment in his home state of New Jersey in 1979 to the present, Steve Smoger has worked fight cards in 36 countries and territories, as well as 26 states in the U.S. The fan-favorite referee, who will be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame this weekend, is grateful for the world-travel experience as he closes in on 1,000 bouts worked.

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans wonder how Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Sergio Martinez might be viewed if they suffer KO losses in their upcoming fights, if Deontay Wilder is the second coming of Michael Grant, and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image A look ahead to future Hall of Fame ballots

A look ahead to future Hall of Fame ballots

RingTV.com’s historian Lee Groves analyzes a group of fighters who will be eligible for the Hall of Fame over the next few years, focusing on the potential class of 2014 that includes superstars Oscar De La Hoya, Felix Trinidad and Joe Calzaghe.