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Jess Willard  Heavyweight Champion of the World (1915-1919) by Arly Allen Foreword by Tracy Callis  BOOK DETAILS: Jess Willard, the “Pottawatomie Giant,” won...

Final Bell June 2017

FINAL BELL LUIS FOLLEDO –  The former 1960s Madrid, Spain  world rated welterweight and middleweight contender died on May 21, 2017 at the age of 79. He was born...

The Minnesota Boxing Hall of Fame has announced their official Class of 2017.

Final Bell March 2017

FINAL BELL LOU DUVA – Lou Duva passed away March 8, 2017. His mighty heart stopped beating two months shy of his 95th birthday. And in this case, an era has...

Boxing greats from past and present round out the inaugural class of the Alabama Boxing Hall of Fame. Inductees will be: Pro Boxer: Joe Louis Amateur Boxer:...

BARE KNUCKLE BOXING HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CLASS OF 2017 (Ceremony to be July 8; Belfast, New York) ORIGINAL BARE KNUCKLE INDUCTEES Must have fought completely...

The Definitive History of World Championship Boxing  by Barry J. Hugman and Sean Willis   The Definitive History of World Championship Boxing is an astonishing...

Enrique Encinosa's book on the history of Cuban boxing from the 1880’s to present times.

Former world champion Thomas Hearns, who along with Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Roberto Duran dominated boxing in the 1980s and became known...