Our own John Lepak takes a look back at the career highlights of an uncrowned welterweight king – and steel-tough Detroit native – Oba Carr.
Tags: De La Hoya-Carr, Detroit, Don King, Eddie Carr, Emanuel Steward, Ike Quartey, John Lepak, Michigan, Oba Carr, oscar de la hoya, Panama Lewis, Quartey-Carr, Rory Holloway, Stacey McKinley, Sterling McPherson, Steve “Crocodile” Fitch, Tarick Salmaci, The Motor City, Tom Loeffler
Over the years, many fighters possessed polarizing personalities but who truly stood in the rarefied air of absolute uniqueness?
Tags: Battling Siki, Don King, Hector Camacho Sr., Jack Johnson, Jorge Paez Sr., Martin Mulcahey, Marty Mulcahey, Max Baer Sr., Mike Tyson, Muhammad Ali, Naseem Hamed, Roberto Duran, Roy Jones Jr., Sugar Ray Robinson
The week that was at the Undisputed Champion Network.
Tags: 2016 Rio Olympics, Boxing Don Dinkins, carlos acevedo, Don King, Rian Scalia, steve kim, UCN Week in Review, UFC
Whether you love or hate him or just downright scratch your head at his antics, Don King has lived long and, most times, successfully. Happy Birthday, Don.
Tags: Bob Arum, boxing promoter, carlos acevedo, Don King, Donald Trump, Happy Birthday, Hillary Brown, James Cornelius, John Gotti, Marvin Hagler, Michael Jackson, Mike Tyson, Sam Garrett, Shondor Birns, Sugar Ray Leonard, The Victory Tour, Top Rank Promotions, Trump Plaza Casino
With the help of several of boxing’s luminaries and friends, our own Bill Tibbs has compiled a laudatory list of praise for our dear, departed Muhammad Ali.
Tags: Amir Khan, Bill Tibbs, Bob Arum, David Beckham, Don King, ESPN, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Frank Bruno, Freddie Roach, George Foreman, HBO, Iceman John Scully, Jim Lampley, Joe Tessitore, Lennox Lewis, Manny Pacquiao, Michael J. Fox, Mike Tyson, Muhammad Ali, oscar de la hoya, Otis Grant, Richard Steele, Stephen A. Smith, Teddy Atlas, tribute
Possibly the most successful boxing promoter in the world, Bob Arum celebrates his 50th year in the business. Steve Kim reports.
Tags: 50th anniversary, Ali-Chuvalo, Bob Arum, Don King, George Chuvalo, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Muhammad Ali, steve kim, Ted Kennedy, Tip O'Neill, Top Rank Promotions
The week in print, video, and fight photos at the Undisputed Champion Network.
Tags: Abner Mares, Cotto-Canelo, Don King, Leo Santa Cruz, Shane Mosley, the square jungle, Tuesday Night Fights
On Friday, one of Don King’s last hopes at reestablishing a heavyweight dynasty, Trevor Bryan fights on “ShoBox.” Professor “Mad” Marty Mulcahey reports.
Tags: Derric Rossy, Don King, heavyweight, Marty Mulcahey, ShoBox, Trevor Bryan
Floyd and Manny who? Lucas Matthysse vs. Ruslan Provodnikov will make you forget any of this Mayweather-Pacquiao nonsense. Bill Tibbs reports.
Tags: Abie Han, Abraham Han, Anthony Mundine, Artie Pelullo, austin trout, Banner Promotions, Belasco Theater, Bill Tibbs, Brad Little, California, Carson, Don King, Fernando Montiel, Floyd Mayweather Jr., FOX Deportes, FOX Sports 1, Gilberto Mendoza, Golden Boy Promotions, Humberto Gonzalez, Jesse James Leija, Jose Luis Ramirez, Los Angeles, Lucas Matthysse, Manny Pacquiao, March 28, Marco Antonio Barrera, Mario Martinez, Matthysse-Provodnikov, Mauricio Sulaiman, oscar de la hoya, Provodnikov-Matthysse, Ricardo Lopez, Ruben Castillo, Ruslan Provodnikov, Sergio Mora, StubHub Center, Vic Darchinyan, WBA, WBC
There was a time in which the words “boxing” and “Trump” were synonymous with one another. And our own John Lepak was there.
Tags: “Whale” Akio Kashiwagi, Atlantic City, Boardwalk Hall, Buster Douglas, Carl Williams, Don King, Donald Trump, Evander Holyfield, Gerry Cooney, HBO, Iran Barkley, John Lepak, Jose Ribalta, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr., Larry Holmes, Mark Etess, Michael Spinks, Mike Tyson, New Jersey, Roberto Duran, Stephen Hyde, Trump Casino, Tyrell Biggs
Ray “Boom Boom” Manciniand Steve Kim in UCN's "Gloves Off"
Showtime/HBO results: Anthony Joshua stops Wladimir Klitschko
Scott Quigg at the Wild Card
To the rescue: Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko preview
Introducing Hard Hitting Promotions
Joe Pastore finds love in boxing again
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