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Scott Papasodora

Scott D. Papasodora, 50, of Minneapolis, formerly of Cass Lake, died Monday, April 6, 2009, in Minneapolis.

Jack Magowan

One of Ireland's best known boxing writers, Jack Magowan, died in Belfast after a short illness. He was 79.

Alfredo Marcano

Former WBA super featherweight champion Alfredo Marcano passed away yesterday in Cumana, Venezuela at the age of 62 after a long bout with cancer.

Mario D’Agata

Mario D'Agata sadly passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 1 p.m. He was 82.

Masatate Tsuji

Masatate Tsuji, Japanese top ranked 105-pound contender passed away on Tuesday March 24, 2009 because of brain hemorrhage after his come-from-behind defeat in...

Giovanni Parisi

Giovanni Parisi, a former Olympic and WBO junior welterweight champion, died in a car accident in northern Italy on Wednesday, March 25, 2009. He was 41.

Raul “Raton” Macias

March 24, 2007 - Raul “Raton” Macias – One of Mexico’s greatest boxing idols died March 23, 2009 at 74 years of age of cancer.

Norman Motsoaledi who fought as a welterweight in the professional ranks from 1958 to 1970 passed away after a long illness in Meadowlands, Soweto on March...

VINCE CERVI

The fight game in Australia was hit hard with the March 9 shooting death of former National and OPBF heavyweight champion outside the house he owned in...