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RingTv image A farewell to Friday Night Fights

A farewell to Friday Night Fights

Tonight on ESPN2, “Friday Night Fights” comes to a bittersweet conclusion as its 17-year run closes, while “Premier Boxing Champions” prepares for a July premiere. RingTV.com’s Michael Woods looks back with the show’s particulars.

RingTv image Jaime Herrera stops Mike Jones in shocker, thriller

Jaime Herrera stops Mike Jones in shocker, thriller

Unheralded welterweight Jaime Herrera spoiled the comeback of Mike Jones, surviving two early knockdowns and battling back to grind down the former contender to a bloody seventh-round stoppage on Saturday at Bally’s Event Center in Atlantic City, N.J.

RingTv image Q&A: Mike Jones

Q&A: Mike Jones

Former welterweight contender Mike Jones spoke to RingTV.com about his ring return against Jaime Herrera on Saturday, his two years away from the sport, his take on the red hot 147-pound division and his future goals.

RingTv image Matthew Saad Muhammad always brought his ‘A’ game

Matthew Saad Muhammad always brought his ‘A’ game

Matthew Saad Muhammad, the former WBC light heavyweight champ who was 59 when he died Sunday morning of Lou Gehrig’s disease, always brought his “A” game. The “A” stood for action and Saad Muhammad was one of the most exciting fighters of all time.