Articles featured in the IBRO Journal

Martin Flaherty

"As a young boy his mother bought him weights and a punching bag as a way to encourage good health and growth. By age ten he was considered a fighting savant."

RIP – Ron Marsh

I was stunned to just learn about the death on Sept. 8, 2013 of Ron Marsh, a terrific heavyweight/light heavy in the late 1960s.

Johnny Bos forgot more about boxing than most of today’s so-called experts ever knew, but his career in the sport he loved had been a Shakespearean tragedy...

The legendary Johnny Bos, once known as the matchmaker’s matchmaker, passed away today after a long illness.

Johnny Bos, boxing matchmaker who developed Mike Tyson, Gerry Cooney, dead at 61

Rory Calhoun was born Herman Calhoun on September 29, 1935, in McDonough, Georgia.

It is a typical hot summer day on the Island, where ocean breezes act as the only air conditioning for most inhabitants in the early 70's.

Remembering Paolo Rosi

Paolo Rosi depended on aggressiveness, solid punching and deceiving punching power to forge a name for himself in the lightweight division from 1951 to 1962.

I first met Marion Conner in 1965. I was a ten year old boy, and my father had taken me to some sort of sporting show.