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.
Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz and WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman have joined forces to produce an eight-man event called “The Jose Sulaiman Cup: WBC Super Welterweight Tournament.”
Once-beaten junior middleweight prospect John Jackson endured a stiff test Saturday night in his homeland, earning a hard-fought eight-round unanimous decision over the well prepared Tony Hirsch in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
An Aug. 17 card in the U.S. Virgin Islands will feature John and Julius Jackson – the fighting sons of former junior middleweight and middleweight titleholder Julian Jackson – Nathan Lewkowicz confirmed to RingTV.com.