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Until the Real Thing Comes Along: The Night Henry Armstrong Made History Against Lou Ambers (Part...

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Until the Real Thing Comes Along: The Night Henry Armstrong Made History Against Lou Ambers (Part Two) When the fighters climbed into the ring on August 17, Madison Square Garden was simmering with anticipation. There had been a last-minute rush on tickets, with fans–some perhaps looking to escape the sweltering heat that had engulfed New York that day–grabbing every last seat in the house. From the $1.15 upper bowl to the $16.50 ringside spots–a Garden high for a non-heavyweight title bout–the place was jammed. The Cruelest Sport

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

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

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: May 28 - June 3, 1930, 1940 & 1950

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Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Ike Williams, Vic Toweel, Manuel Ortiz, Max Baer, Jack "Kid" Berg, Fidel LaBarba,...

Ten of Boxing's Greatest Rematches

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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...

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: May 21-27, 1930, 1940 & 1950

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Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Henry Armstrong, Kid Gavilan, Mickey Walker, Ken Overlin, Ceferino Garcia, Dave...

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: May 14-20, 1930, 1940 & 1950

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Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Mickey Walker, Midget Wolgast, Petey Scalzo, Harry Jeffra, Joey Archibald, Bob...

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

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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....

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: April 23-29, 1930, 1940 & 1950

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Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Henry Armstrong, Kid Chocolate, Sugar Ray Robinson, Little Dado, Tony Olivera, Tommy...

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: February 26 - March 4, 1930, 1940 &1950

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Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Henry Armstrong, Ceferino Garcia, Jersey Joe Walcott, Lou Salica, Jimmy McLarnin,...

The Boxing Bulletin History Corner: February 19 - 25, 1930,1940 & 1950

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Fight Reports and other stories from the annals of boxing history. In this edition, reports from bouts including Young Corbett, Jackie Fields, Lou Ambers, Steve Mamakos, Bob Satterfield and many...

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