Bobby Chacon: 1951-2016

07
Sep

Bobby Chacon: 1951-2016

Two-division champ and Hall of Fame enshrinee Bobby Chacon, who was in back-to-back Fights of the Year against Rafael Limon and Cornelius Boza-Edwards, died Wednesday morning at age 64.

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04
Jun

Muhammad Ali: 1942-2016

Three-time heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, arguably the most famous and beloved boxer the world has ever known, died on Friday at 74.

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31
Dec

Howard Davis Jr.: 1956-2015

Howard Davis Jr., a 1976 Olympic gold medalist and the Val Barker Award winner of that celebrated boxing tournament, died from lung cancer on Dec. 30 at age 59. Everyone who knew Davis, liked him, and will miss him.

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22
Nov

Bob Foster left his mark among the best of all time

Former light heavyweight champion Bob Foster, whose iron fists ruled the division for more than six years, died Saturday morning at age 77.

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19
Feb

Harold Johnson: 1928-2015

RingTV.com’s historian Lee Groves pays tribute to International Boxing Hall of Fame-enshrined former light heavyweight champion Harold Johnson, who passed away on Thursday at age 86. Johnson fought Archie Moore five times and owns victories over fellow hall of famers Ezzard Charles and Jimmy Bivins.

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29
Sep

Boxing world loses a lot of joy with promoter Dan Goossen’s passing

Veteran sports writer Tim Smith shares his thoughts on Dan Goossen’s sudden passing. Smith recalls the many endearing qualities of the gregarious and charismatic boxing promoter, including Goossen’s love of family and zest for life.

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23
Jul

Emile Griffith tribute

RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves pays tribute to the amazing life and all-time great boxing career of Emile Griffith, a three-time welterweight king and a two-time middleweight champion who helped define the sport in the 1960s and ’70s.

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