Hall of Fame: Lampley, Mancini highlight induction ceremony

14
Jun

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.

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12
Jun

THE RING Magazine August issue: On sale now

In the August 2015 issue of THE RING Magazine, on newsstands now, we wade through the aftermath of Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao, a fight that produced a mountain of both money and controversy.

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11
Jun

Hall of Fame: Jim Lampley, the Voice of Boxing

Jim Lampley has been calling the action on HBO since Mike Tyson vs. Tony Tubbs in 1988, and through the years has put words to some of boxing’s greatest moments.

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19
Mar

The Travelin’ Man returns to Montreal…again-part I

RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man Lee Groves is back in Montreal and ready to count punches while denying Friday the 13 its tricky villainy. But will he be successful in part one?

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17
Mar

Julio Cesar Chavez-Meldrick Taylor I remembered

There are certain fights throughout boxing history that ignite a visceral reaction from fans due to their disputed outcomes, such as Dempsey-Tunney II and Hagler-Leonard. One such fight took place 25 years ago today when Julio Cesar Chavez and Meldrick Taylor produced a war for the ages that would be overshadowed by one of the most polarizing decisions a referee ever made.

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16
Feb

CompuBox: 30 years and (still) counting

Today marks the 30th year of CompuBox being an integral part of boxing as we know it. And who better to offer us a look back than longtime CompuBox mainstay (and our own) Lee Groves?

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11
Feb

Remembering Douglas-Tyson: still a shocker 25 years later

Today is the 25th anniversary of Buster Douglas’ shocking win over Mike Tyson for the undisputed heavyweight champion and its effect is palpable to this day. Our own Lee Groves looks back on a true day to remember.

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14
Nov

Wladimir Klitschko-Kubrat Pulev weigh in for Saturday

Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko weighed 245.82 pounds compared to 246.92 for challenger Kubrat Pulev in advance of Saturday’s fight in Hamburg, Germany.

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17
Sep

Jim Lampley defends scathing criticism of Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Jim Lampley defended the closing commentary he delivered on Tuesday night’s edition of “The Fight Game,” in which he described Floyd Mayweather Jr. as “an often aggressively distasteful human being whose behaviors are a blight on the boxing landscape,” adding that “Mayweather’s retirement can not come a moment too soon.”

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16
Sep

Can Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao unify the networks?

The topic of Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao was broached, yet again, during an edition of HBO’s “The Fight Game,” when host Jim Lampley discussed with Max Kellerman the notion of a “two-network shared pay-per-view” to make the fight a reality.

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