Articles

Articles featured in the IBRO Journal

Pat McMurtry

Pat McMurtry: The Fighting Leatherneck, by Austin Killeen. This article was published in the December 2009 issue of the IBRO Journal.

Leo Randolph

Leo Randolph: The Golden Prodigy by Austin Killeen. Having struck gold in Montreal at the 76 Olympics, Leo repeated the process in the pros.

Two prizefighters important to the home of the International Boxing Hall of Fame are Dickie DiVeronica, a resident of Canastota, and the former welterweight...

Davey Moore

Davey Moore: The Springfield Rifle By Dan Cuoco For the life of me I don’t understand why former world featherweight champion Davey Moore (1959-1963)...

My Memories of Davey Moore By Stephen Gordon Where to begin? I’ve been avoiding writing about this for decades as it is such a painful memory.

Raul was born on July 28, 1934 in Tepito a small suburb of Mexico City. His two older brothers Gaby and Jose were professional fighters and Raul learned to...

Fifty years ago Cassius Clay suffered his last loss as an amateur to Amos Johnson at the Pan Am Trials in Madison, WI.

Walter Byars

There are many stories of past greats and famous boxers that have been written and rewritten over the years. But what about the many who fought and made a name...

Barry Allison

If club fighters are the grass roots of boxing, then Barry Allison was definitely part of the grass roots of boxing in New England during the 1950’s.