When retiring, boxers take many different routes in their personal lives. Some start successful businesses, endorse products and become ambassadors, whilst others prefer to stay in the sport, becoming analysts and commentators. Here are…Read More
Today in boxing history, Wilfred Benitez knocks out Maruice Hope in round 12 to win the WBC junior-middleweight title in 1981.
Today in boxing history, Muhammad Ali stops Henry Cooper in round six to retain the heavyweight championship in 1966. The two fought previously in 1963 where Ali (Then Cassius Clay) stopped Cooper in round five….
Today in boxing history, Larry Holmes wins a 12 round split decision over Tim Witherspoon to retain the WBC heavyweight title in 1983.
Today in boxing history Kelly Pavlik stops Edison Miranda in round 7 in 2007.
Today in boxing history, Micky Ward wins a ten round majority decision over Arturo Gatti in 2002.
Today in boxing history, Muhammad Ali stops Ron Lyle in round 11 to retain the heavyweight championship in 1975.
Today in boxing history Michael Moorer stops Bert Cooper in round 5 to win the vacant WBO heavyweight title in 1992.
Today in boxing history, Ronald ‘Winky’ Wright wins a 12 round unanimous decision over Felix Trinidad in 2005.