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Aaron 'The Hawk' Pryor...
Aaron 'The Hawk' Pryor was one of the most exciting championship fighters of the 1980's. With one of the greatest kayo percentage rankings of all time, 87.5%, Pryor is a living legend. Aaron Pryor fight videos

Archie Moore...
Archie Moore, Born Archibald Wright, December 13, 1913 – December 9, 1998, was light heavyweight world boxing champion between 1952 and 1959 (and again in 1961) and had one of the longest professional careers in the history of his sport.

Bernard Hopkins...
Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins born January 15, 1965, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is an American boxer. He is best known for his ten year reign as Middleweight World Champion in which he successfully defended his title a record 20 times.

Buddy McGirt...
James "Buddy" McGirt born January 17, 1964 is a boxing trainer and former boxer. He was born in Brentwood, New York.

Earnie Shavers...
Earnie Dee Shaver born August 31, 1945, better known as Earnie Shavers, is an American former professional boxer. Muhammad Ali, Larry Holmes, Ron Lyle and Ken Norton all credited Shavers as being the hardest puncher they had ever faced in the ring.

Ernie Terrell...
Ernie Terrell born on April 4, 1939 in Belzoni, Mississippi is an American singer, record producer, and former World Boxing Association (WBA) heavyweight boxing champion.

Evander Holyfield...
Evander Holyfield born October 19, 1962 is a professional boxer from the United States and a multiple world champion in both the cruiserweight and heavyweight divisions, earning him the nickname "The Real Deal".

Ezzard Charles...
Ezzard Mack Charles July 7, 1921 – May 28, 1975 was an African-American professional boxer and former world heavyweight champion.

Floyd Mayweather Jr....
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is considered by most as the number 1 pound for pound boxer today. This website aims to provide floyd Mayweather fans with up to date floyd mayweather news, floyd mayweather pictures, videos and more.

Floyd Patterson...
Floyd Patterson,January 4, 1935 – May 11, 2006 was an American 2-time world heavyweight boxing champion. At 21, Patterson was then the youngest man to win the world heavyweight championship and, later, the first to regain it. He had a record of 55 wins 8 losses and 1 draw, with 40 wins by knockout.

Frankie Randall...
Frankie Billy Randall born September 25, 1961 is a three-time world champion boxer who is best known as the man who handed Mexican legend Julio César Chávez his first professional defeat.

Frank Tate...
Frank Tate born August 27, 1964 in Detroit, MI was an American boxer.

Greg Page ...
Greg Page (October 25, 1958 – April 27, 2009) was an American boxer. He was the World Boxing Association Heavyweight champion from 1984 to 1985. His professional record after his retirement in 2001 was 58-17-1 with 48 Knockouts.

Henry Armstrong...
Henry Jackson Jr. December 12, 1912, Columbus, Mississippi - October 22, 1988, Los Angeles, California was a world boxing champion who fought under the name Henry Armstrong.Henry had the distinction of being the only boxer to hold three world championships at the same time. He also defended the Welterweight championship more times than any other fighter.

Howard Davis Jr....
The Official Web Site of a true champ 1976 Olympic Gold Medalist.

Iran Barkley...
Known as "The Blade", Barkley fought in several of the defining fights in the late 1980s and early 1990s in the Middleweight and Super Middleweight weight classes, but never appeared to reach the full potential he flashed in these fights.

Jack Johnson...
Arthur John Johnson March 31, 1878 – June 10, 1946, better known as Jack Johnson and nicknamed the “Galveston Giant”, was an American boxer and arguably the best heavyweight of his generation.



James "Bonecrusher" Smith ...
James "Bonecrusher" Smith (born April 3, 1953) is a former American boxer who was briefly WBA heavyweight champion in the late 1980s. He is the first heavyweight champion with a college degree.

James "Buster" Douglas...
James "Buster" Douglas born April 7, 1960 is a former undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion who scored one of the most shocking upsets in sports history when he knocked out undefeated champion Mike Tyson on February 11, 1990 in Tokyo, Japan.

Jersey Joe Walcott...
Arnold Raymond Cream, January 31, 1914 – February 25, 1994, better known as Jersey Joe Walcott, was a world heavyweight boxing champion. He broke the world's record for the oldest man to win the world's Heavyweight title when he earned it at the age of 37.

Jimmy Ellis...
James Albert "Jimmy" Ellis born February 24, 1940 is a boxer from Louisville, Kentucky. He held the WBA Heavyweight title from 1968 to 1970.

Jimmy Young ...
Jimmy Young, November 14, 1948 – February 20, 2005 was a skilled Philadelphia heavyweight boxer who had his greatest success during the 1970s. His career record was 34-19-2 with 11 knockouts.

Joe Frazier...
Joseph William Frazier, known as Smokin' Joe, born January 12, 1944 in Beaufort, South Carolina is a former Olympic (1964) and World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, active mostly from the later 1960s to the mid 1970s.

Joe Louis...
Joseph Louis Barrow, May 13, 1914 – April 12, 1981, better known as Joe Louis, was a heavyweight boxing champion.Nicknamed the Brown Bomber, he is considered to be one of the greatest champions in boxing history

Ken Norton...
Kenneth Howard Norton Sr. (born August 9, 1943, Jacksonville, Illinois) is a former multi-time world champion heavyweight boxer.

Laila Ali ...
The Official Laila Ali website is the best place for news, interactive forums and information about Laila.

Larry Holmes...
The Official Website of Larry Holmes. The Former Heavyweight Champion Of The World Larry Holmes. World Heavyweight Champion (1978-1985) And Inducted Into The International Boxing Hall of Fame.

Leon Spinks ...
Leon Spinks born July 11, 1953 in St. Louis, Missouri is an American former boxer. He had an overall record of 26 wins, 17 losses and 3 draws as a professional, with 14 knockout wins.

Mark Breland...
Mark Anthony Breland born May 11, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York is a former world champion boxer, who won five New York Golden Gloves Titles and a gold medal at the 1984 Olympics. He is also an actor with a wide range of movie and television credits.

Marvelous Marvin Hagler...
This is the web site of Marvelous Marvin Hagler. Marvin was the undisputed middleweight champion of the world from 1980 - 1987. Today he is a movie star, boxing sports commentator and does television commercials and personal appearances all over the world.

Michael Moorer...
Michael Lee Moorer born November 12, 1967 is a boxer who is a former light heavyweight and heavyweight World Champion.

Michael Nunn...
Known as "2nd To Nunn", he became the IBF Middleweight Champion of the World by knocking out Frank Tate in 1988. In 1989, Nunn defeated former world title-holder Sumbu Kalambay (who was stripped of his title just prior to the bout) via one-punch knockout.

Michael Spinks...
Michael Spinks born July 13, 1956 a native of St. Louis, Missouri, is a former boxer who was champion in both the light heavyweight and heavyweight division. He now resides in Greenville, Delaware.

Mike Tyson...
Michael Gerard "Mike" Tyson, also known as Malik Abdul Aziz, born June 30, 1966 is a retired American boxer. He was the undisputed heavyweight champion and remains the youngest man ever to win the WBC, WBA and IBF world heavyweight titles.

Oliver McCall...
Oliver "The Atomic Bull" McCall born 21 April 1965 is an American professional Heavyweight boxer known for his outstanding ability to take a punch and winning the World Boxing Council Heavyweight Championship 1994 as a result of knocking out Lennox Lewis in the second round, in Lewis' home town of London, England.

Pernell Whitaker...
Pernell Whitaker (born January 2, 1964), nicknamed "Sweet Pea," is a retired professional boxer, who is considered among the greatest of all-time.

Pinklon Thomas...
Pinklon Thomas (born February 10, 1958 in Pontiac, Michigan) is a former boxer whose trademark pink boxing trunks and a left jab were key distinguishing characteristics.

Riddick Bowe...
Riddick Lamont Bowe (born August 10, 1967, Brooklyn, New York City) is an American boxer and former undisputed heavyweight champion. He is best remembered for his trilogy of fights with Evander Holyfield and two brutal bouts with Andrew Golota.

Roy Jones, Jr....
Roy Jones, Jr. born January 16, 1969 is an American boxer. Jones was named "Fighter of the Decade" for the 1990s by the Boxing Writers Association of America.

Shane Mosley...
"Sugar" Shane Mosley born September 7, 1971 is a boxer from Pomona, California. He has won world titles in three weight divisions.

Sugar Ray Leonard...
Ray Charles Leonard born May 17, 1956 is a retired American professional boxer. Named Fighter of the Decade for the 1980s, he is widely considered to be one of the best boxers of all time, winning world titles at multiple weights and engaging in contests with such celebrated opponents as Wilfred Benitez, Thomas Hearns, Roberto Duran and Marvin Hagler. Sugar Ray Leonard fight videos

Sugar Ray Robinson...
Sugar Ray Robinson born Walker Smith Jr., May 3, 1921 – April 12, 1989 was a professional boxer. Frequently cited as the greatest boxer of all time, Robinson's performances at the welterweight and middleweight divisions prompted sportswriters to create "pound for pound" rankings, where they compared fighters regardless of weight.

Thomas Hearns...
This website has been established to recognize the outstanding career of World Class Boxer Thomas Hearns. Thomas Hearns fight videos

Tyrell Biggs...
Tyrell Biggs is an American heavyweight boxer. He won the gold medal at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, CA in boxing at the Superheavyweight division, after gaining bronze the previous year at the 1983 Pan American Games.

Shannon Briggs...
Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs born December 4, 1971, in Brooklyn, New York is an American heavyweight boxer and actor.

Tim Witherspoon...
"Terrible" Tim Witherspoon born December 27, 1957 is an American boxer who was twice recognized as Heavyweight Champion of the World by a professional boxing sanctioning organization.

Tony Tubbs...
Tony Tubbs born February 15, 1958 was the WBA World Heavyweight champion from 1985 to 1986.

Zora Folley...
Zora Folley 27 May 1932–July 9, 1972 was an African-American heavyweight boxer.




















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