Boxing – WBA Lightweight Title – Champ Edward Rosario VS Julio Cesar Chavez

DOG COMMENTARY: In the first 15 minutes of this video…HBO gives us a wonderful look at the lightweight division and its many great and legendary fighters…..which is absolutely priceless stuff…..plus it gives further evidence in support of my contention that the golden age of boxing was from 1964 to 1995….as there were more super great…

Boxing – WBA Lightweight Title – Champ Hilmer Kenty VS Ernesto Espana

DOG ASIDE: James Kenty, also known as Hilmer Kenty is a former American boxer who was born in Austin, TX….Bone Daddy and my home town…..keep Austin weird, baby…..who was a former WBA professional boxing champion in the lightweight (135lb) division.  Kenty won the National AAU Lightweight championship in 1974 and 1976….beating Aaron “The Hawk”  Pryor in…

Boxing – Lightweight Bout – Edwin Rosario VS Frankie Randall

DOG ASIDE: Frankie Billy Randall is a three-time world champion boxer….being the first to defeat Julio César Chávez in a professional match….who had turned pro in 1981 after a career as an amateur boxer. He won his pro debut in June of that year, but was inactive in 1982 and did not fight again until February 1983….when Randall…

Boxing – Lightweight Bout – Rockin Robin Blake VS J C Kim

DOG COMMENTARY: Rockin Robin Blake was a long tall lanky world lightweight champions boxer from Levelland, TX…..which is out in God’s Country….otherwise known as West Texas…..which is a place where young boy grow up strong in the world of sports….with a West Texas tradition and pastime of fighting.  This is the place where Bone Daddy…

Boxing – Lightweight Title – Champ Greg Haugen VS Vinny Pazienza

DOG ASIDE: Greg Lee Haugen is a retired American boxer….who was world champion at both the Lightweight and Light-welterweight classes. Haugen turned pro in 1982 and won his first 17 fights before challenging for a world title on December 5, 1986….when he captured the IBF (International Boxing Federation) lightweight title with a majority decision over reigning champion…

Boxing – WBC Lightweight Title – Champ Edwin Rosario VS Howard Davis

DOG ASIDE: Edwin “El Chapo” Rosario was a Puerto Rican boxer….who won the lightweight championship three times….as the WBC lightweight champion (1983–84)….then the WBA champion (1986–87)….and again the WBA champion for the 2nd time (1989–90)….then, after moving up to the junior welterweight class….he won the WBA championship….holding the title from 1991 to 1992. El Chapo’s…

Boxing – Lightweight Bout – Rodolfo Gato Gonzalez VS Andy Ganigan

DOG ASIDE: This lightweight fight features the # 1 rated contender Gato Gonzalez from Mexico verses # 4 rated Andy Ganigan from Hawaii…and like nearly all lightweight fights that I have seen….it is an action fight from start to finish. Rodolfo González was a Mexican boxer and former WBC Lightweight Champion….also known as El Gato….who started his…

Boxing – NABF Lightweight Title – Pernell Whitaker VS Roger Mayweather

DOG COMMENTARY: This is a really good fight…..for I am a huge fan of both fighters knocking the other down with one punch…..plus it is really rare when the referee takes a fully loaded left hook and doesn’t even blink an eye…..and how often have you seen one fighter pull-down the other boxer’s trunks…..not to…

Boxing – Lightweight Bout – Aaron Pryor VS Julio Valdez – Round 4

DOG ASIDE:

Angelo Dundee and Dick Stockton bring this 4th round of the scheduled 10 round lightweight boxing bout between Aaron “The Hawk” Pryor and Julio Valdez…..as The Hawk swoops down on Valdez in the this round and treats him like he is a field mouse openly exposed to the talons of The Howk.