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RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: John Conteh

Best I’ve Faced: John Conteh

John Conteh was Britain’s light heavyweight matinee idol during the Golden Age of the 175-pound division. The popular and affable Liverpool native, who held the WBC title from 1974-’78 and fought hall of famer Matthew Saad Muhammad among other top contenders of the day, spoke to RingTV.com about the best he faced.

RingTv image 10: Notable Philadelphia title fights

10: Notable Philadelphia title fights

The new series Fight Night, which premieres on NBC Sports Network on Saturday, could not take place in a more boxing-rich location — Philadelphia. RingTV.com lists the 10 most notable title bouts ever hosted in the “City of Brotherly Love.”