On this day in boxing history, Erik Morales knocks out Daniel Zaragoza in round 11 to win the WBC super-bantamweight title in 1997.
Today in boxing history, Samuel Peter wins a 12 round split decision over James Toney in 2006.
Today in boxing history, Jean Pascal wins a 11 round technical decision over Chad Dawson to win WBC & Ring Magazine Light-Heavyweight Championship in 2010.
Today in boxing history, former heavyweight champion of the world Riddick Bowe is born in 1967. Watch highlights of his career below.
Today in boxing history, David Reid knocks out Alfredo Duvergel in the third round to win the Olympic gold medal in the light-middleweight division. Reid became the only American boxer to win a gold medal…
Today in boxing history, Thomas Hearns stops Pipino Cuevas in round two to win the WBA welterweight title in 1980.
Today in boxing history, Antonio Margarito stops Miguel Cotto in round 11 to win the WBA welterweight championship in 2008.
Today in boxing history, Sergey Kovalev knocks out Nadjib Mohammedi in round 3 to retain the WBA/IBF/WBO light-heavyweight championship in 2015.
On this day in boxing history, Arturo Gatti knocks out Leonard Dorin in round 2 to retain the WBC junior-welterweight title in 2004.