As an African-American male growing up, a lot of what I saw through media was…white. White superheroes in cartoons, white drama T.V. shows or scary movie’s with 8 white characters and 1 person of color…Read More
Today in boxing history, Manny Pacquiao stops Miguel Cotto in round 12 to win the WBO welterweight title in 2009.
Today in boxing history, Evander Holyfield stops Mike Tyson in round 11 to win the WBA heavyweight title in 1996.
Today in boxing history, Pipino Cuevas knocks out Shoji Tsujimoto in round six to retain the WBA welterweight title in 1976.
Today in boxing history, Rocky Marciano stops Joe Louis in round 8 in 1951
Today in boxing history, Terence ‘Bud’ Crawford stops Dierry Jean in round 10 to retain the WBO junior-welterweight title in 2015.
Today in boxing history, Joe Calzaghe wins a 12 round unanimous decision over Sakio Bika to retain the WBO & IBF super-middleweight titles in 2006.
Today in boxing history, former undisputed cruiserweight champion and former WBA heavyweight champion David Haye is born in 1980.
Today in boxing history, former lightweight, welterweight and junior-middleweight champion ‘Sugar’ Shane Mosley is born in 1971.