Howard Davis Jr. passes away at 59


Howard Davis Jr. passes away at 59

According to reports, one of the greatest American amateur stars in boxing history Howard Davis Jr. has tragically passed away at the age of 59 after a short battle with lung cancer.

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Book review: ‘The Domino Diaries’

Spanning the distance between Mike Tyson’s living room and Teofilo Stevenson’s home in Cuba, Brin-Jonathan Butler’s memoir is a quest for answers in a closed society.

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‘A Cuban Boxer’s Journey’: Author discusses new Guillermo Rigondeaux book

Author Brin-Jonathan Butler chronicles Guillermo Rigondeaux’s story, from outcast amateur star to outcast world champion, and examines the consequences faced by those who leave Cuba and those who choose to stay.

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Remembering boxing’s departed

The sport of boxing lost some of its most colorful characters — including iconic figures such as Emanuel Steward, Carmen Basilio, Angelo Dundee, Teofilo Stevenson, Bert Sugar, Hector Camacho and Johnny Tapia — in 2012.

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