The bottom five of Lee Groves’ 10 list of notable showdowns between unbeaten fighters were Curry-McCrory (10), Calzaghe-Kessler (9), Frazier-Foreman I (8), Holmes-Spinks I (7) and Gomez-Zarate (6). What fights make up the top five? Read on and find out.
Part two of “10 fights that cemented Roberto Duran’s legend,” compiled by RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves, chronicles five of Hands of Stone’s greatest victories, spanning 15 years – from Duran’s pound-for-pound prime to his time as a middle-aged underdog title challenger.
July 4, America’s celebration of the adoption date of the Declaration of Independence, is one of the most festive holidays on the calendar. Once upon a time it was also a date when major boxing events were held. RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves gives us his choice of the most notable July 4 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.
In honor of the New Year and the Fighter of the Year candidates for 2012, RingTV.com's resident historian and fight collector Lee Groves compiled a list of the 10 best individual years by elite boxers since 1992.
With the 30th Modern Olympiad in the history books and many of the boxing standouts of the London Games considering professional careers, RingTV.com historian Lee Groves compiled a list of the 10 best boxers who have combined Olympian heights with pro glory.
As Juan Manuel Marquez heads into his PPV headliner against Sergei Fedchenko on Saturday, RingTV's resident historian Lee Groves presents his choice of the 10 best fights of the Mexican legend's hall-of-fame worthy career.
Erik Morales' WBC 140-pound title defense against undefeated young contender Danny Garcia on Saturday prompted RingTV.com's resident historian Lee Groves to compile the 10 greatest fights of El Terrible's legendary 19-year career.
In honor of the anticipated Showtime-televised Orlando Salido-JuanMa Lopez rematch on Saturday, RingTV.com's resident historian Lee Groves has compiled a list of the 10 best fights between Mexican and Puerto Rican fighters.
Miguel Cotto savors the taste of long-denied revenge, while Antonio Margarito insists that his chance to prevail was cut short.
Robert Guerrero: "Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao -- those are young fighters' dream fights, and I personally think that it's their obligation to give the best of the best a chance."
'When you talk about all-around skills and experience,' said Bernard Hopkins, 'I think that I win that hands down' over Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Gary Russell Jr.: "I'm going to someday be considered the best fighter ... in the world."
Aging Erik Morales aims to prove his detractors wrong once again in his upcoming WBC junior welterweight title bout against Lucas Matthysse
By Doug Fischer RingTV.com co-editor Doug Fischer has compiled a list of Mexico’s best bantamweight titleholders with the help of boxing insiders who worked closely with many of the 118-pound legends.