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HBO Boxing: In memoriam

By now you’ve likely heard or read about the demise of HBO Boxing, an old friend to many of us, of whom The President offers his eulogy.

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Los Angeles-based promoter and matchmaker Don Chargin. Photo credit: Bob Chamberlin/Los Angeles Times

Boxing says goodbye to West Coast legend Don ‘War-a-Week’ Chargin

Last Friday the legendary Los Angeles promoter and matchmaker known as ‘War-a-Week,’ Don Chargin passed away at age 90. The boxing world mourns and remembers.

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Remembering a true champion: Joey Giambra

On March 2, former 160-pound contender Joey Giambra passed away at the age of 86. Here’s to a great contender who fought in an age of great middleweights.

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Farewell to ‘The Hawk’

On Sunday, the boxing community suffered another loss as former two-time junior welterweight titlist Aaron ‘The Hawk’ Pryor passed away at age 60.

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Bobby “Schoolboy” Chacon: Rest in peace, champion

On Sept. 7, 2016, two-division titlist Bobby “Schoolboy” Chacon passed away at 64. Bill Tibbs looks back at the career of the champ with the winning smile.

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Muhammad Ali: The final bell tolls

On Friday, June 3, 2016, ‘The Greatest of All Time,’ three-time world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali passed away in Arizona. Rest in peace, Champ.

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Goodbye 2015, hello 2016

As we usher in a New Year in boxing, our own Bill Tibbs presents his list of fighters (among other 2015 tidbits) who look to make big things happen in 2016.

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