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RingTv image Video: Richardson talks about Hopkins’ legacy

Video: Richardson talks about Hopkins’ legacy

Bernard Hopkins’ trainer Naazim Richardson likens the 48-year-old veteran to Ray Robinson and wants to see him face the other titleholders if he continues fighting. “If he unifies (titles) at this age they should waive the 5 year rule and induct him into the hall of fame now.”

RingTv image 10: Notable Valentine’s Day fights

10: Notable Valentine’s Day fights

Valentine’s Day is for lovers but legendary fighters, including Jack Dempsey, Sugar Ray Robinson and Muhammad Ali, did battle on Feb. 14. Lee Groves ranked 10 Valentine’s Day bouts that boasted historic importance, vengeance, athletic excellence, unimaginable bravery, ambition and vindication.

RingTv image A tribute to Carmen Basilio

A tribute to Carmen Basilio

Boxing historian Lee Groves pays tribute to the hall-of-fame career and inspirational life of former welterweight and middleweight champion Carmen Basilio, who was as disciplined and principled outside of the ring as he was tough and tenacious inside of it.

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.”