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RingTv image Leonard-Benitez and Antuofermo-Hagler I: A memorable night at Caesars

Leonard-Benitez and Antuofermo-Hagler I: A memorable night at Caesars

Thirty-five years ago today, boxing observers believed they would witness a rare event – the coronation of two superstars: Sugar Ray Leonard, who was favored to beat WBC welterweight titleholder Wilfredo Benitez, and Marvelous Marvin Hagler, a 4-to-1 choice to unseat undisputed middleweight champion Vito Antuofermo.

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts and questions about Sergey Kovalev’s future and championship status, undefeated super middleweight Gilberto Ramirez, the meaning of “lineal/linear” champions, mythical matchups involving Kovalev, and much more in this week’s Friday mailbag.

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on what could either be Bernard Hopkins’ last stand or another historic victory against Sergey Kovalev, as well as the living legend’s views and comments on race, Al Haymon, mythical matchups and more in this week’s Friday mailbag.

RingTv image Sugar Ray Leonard weighs in on the N’Jikam-Stevens matchup

Sugar Ray Leonard weighs in on the N’Jikam-Stevens matchup

Sugar Ray Leonard is as interested in the Hassan N’dam N’Jikam-Curtis Stevens middleweight matchup as most hardcore fans. The contenders fight tonight in a 12-round IBF eliminator in Santa Monica, Calif. It will be broadcast live on ESPN2, beginning at 9 p.m. ET/ 6 p.m. PT.

RingTv image Photo gallery: 2014 Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame

Photo gallery: 2014 Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame

The 2014 NBHOF induction brought old adversaries together again, including Roberto Duran and Sugar Ray Leonard; Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield — peacefully, this time — in a ceremony hosted by actress Rosie Perez. Photos by Ethan Miller/Getty Images.

RingTv image 10: Best fights staged in Montreal

10: Best fights staged in Montreal

In honor of this Saturday’s Jean Pascal-Lucian Bute light heavyweight showdown in Montreal, RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves profiled the 10 best fights – in terms of story line, historical significance and in-ring action – to take place in the Quebec-province city.