Posts by: Dan Cuoco

Chuck Wiggins

CHUCK WIGGINS KING OF THE BACK ALLY BRAWLERS by Robert Carson   On a mild evening in 1942, Chuck Wiggins sat drunkenly on a railing at Ohio and Illinois...

Joe Zeeman

Joe Zeeman (Joe Zeman) BORN      New York (reportedly) WEIGHT    157-185 3/4 lbs RECORD    25-28-7, 11 KO Record courtesy of Michel Gladu, Historian,...

Fighting Zunner

FIGHTING ZUNNER (Henry F. Zunner) Fought out of Buffalo, New York Weight: 142 lbs (138-146 lbs) Race: White Career: 1910-1922 Source:   (a.) Buffalo...

Great punchers are born, and in some cases made. No matter how proficient the balance, leverage, follow-through a boxer may or may not have; unless born with...

Throughout the history of gloved boxing styles, techniques and strategies have changed to varying degrees. Ring conditions, promoter demands, teaching...

Heavyweight

 Updated March 2005 Joe Louis Muhammad Ali Jack Johnson Jack Dempsey Rocky Marciano Larry Holmes James J. Jeffries George Foreman Sonny Liston Joe...

Light Heavyweight

 Updated March 2005 Archie Moore Ezzard Charles Sam Langford Gene Tunney Bob Foster Tommy Loughran Michael Spinks Bob Fitzsimmons Billy Conn Roy...

Middleweight

Updated June 2005 Harry Greb Sugar Ray Robinson Stanley Ketchel Mickey Walker Carlos Monzon Marvin Hagler Marcel Cerdan Bob Fitzsimmons Jake LaMotta Charley...

Welterweight

 Updated June 2005 Sugar Ray Robinson Sugar Ray Leonard Henry Armstrong Barbados Joe Walcott Barney Ross Kid Gavilan Emile Griffith Thomas Hearns Jose...