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Sweet Home Chicago: The Ten Biggest Boxing Matches in Windy City History

Chicago is not a city that fails to embrace professional sports. So where has boxing gone in the Windy City?

Classic Fight Series: When Carmen Basilio Beat the Greatest of All-Time

James Foley looks back on the night Carmen Basilio defeated Sugar Ray Robinson in 1957.

Strange Days: The Johnny Saxton Story The life and times of Johnny Saxton, mob-controlled...

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Strange Days: The Johnny Saxton Story The life and times of Johnny Saxton, mob-controlled welterweight who went from the championship of the world to an insane asylum - by Carlos Acevedo of The Cruelest Sport.

STRANGE DAYS: The Johnny Saxton Story

A look at the unusual life and times of two time welterweight champion of the world, Johnny Saxton.

Ten of Boxing's Greatest Rematches

With Juan Manuel Marquez and Juan Diaz, the combatants from 2009's fight of the year, set to do battle again this coming Saturday, it's a good time to take a look at ten of the greatest rematches in boxing history.

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: May 7 - 13, 1930, 1940 & 1950

Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Lew Jenkins, Lou Ambers, Jackie Fields, Young Jack Thompson, Carmen Basilio, John L. Davis, Sammy Angott, Fritzie Zivic, Gorilla Jones, Jimmy Perrin, Johnny Ruffin and many others.

Mandatory Eight Count: People Are Mad Edition

A round-up of eight boxing stories from around the web. Featured: Fernando Vargas, Paul Williams, Jackie Kallen and more.

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