Boxing – Middleweight Bout – Sugar Ray Leonard VS Kevin Howard

DOG COMMENTARY: In November 1979, Sugar Ray Leonard defeated a super great boxer of the golden age of boxing (1964 – 1995) in Wilfred Benitez to win his first title….which he held until he lost his first fight in June 1980 with Roberto Duran….another boxing legend during the golden age….a title which he regained in…

Boxing – WBA Welterweight Title – Champ Sugar Ray Leonard VS Dave Green

DOG COMMENTARY: Dave “Boy” Green is a former British welterweight boxing champion and businessman….boxing under the moniker as the “Fen Tiger”.  In his youth at Cromwell School he was into soccer and cross-country….but took up boxing in 1967 after joining the Chatteris Amateur Boxing Club….with his trainer Arthur Binder being the one who had taught Eric Boon,…

Boxing – WBA Welterweight Title – Champ Donald Curry vs Colin Jones

DOG COMMENTARY: Colin Jones was a Welsh boxer….who became the British, Commonwealth and European welterweight champion….who before turning professional had represented Great Britain at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada as the youngest British boxer to qualify for the Olympics….that is until Amir Khan appeared at the 2004 Summer Olympics. Jones was one of the hardest punching welterweights of…

Boxing – Junior Welterweight Fight – Irleis Perez vs Meldrick Taylor

DOG COMMENTARY: Meldrick Taylor is one of many boxing champions hailing from the city of Philadelphia, PA….who  learned his craft in the gyms of his hometown….posting a 99-4 record as an amateur fighter….while earning a spot on the 1984 U.S. Olympic team at the age of 17….and claiming the gold medal in the featherweight division. Following his…

Boxing – Welterweight Bout – Mark Breland vs Troy Wortham

DOG COMMENTARY: Mark Breland was a highly celebrated amateur boxer in the welterweight division….who had 79 KO’s during his amateur career while compiling an impressive amateur record of 110–1….with highlights in which he was a five time New York Golden Gloves welterweight champion (`980 – 1984)….US amateur welterweight champion (1982 & 1983)….winner of  the Gold Medal…

Boxing – IBF Jr Welterweight Title – Champ Aaron Pryor VS Nicky Furlano

DOG COMMENTARY: Aaron Pryor was one of the many great boxers during the golden age of boxing…..who in my opinion was a super great boxer during this awesome era. The Hawk, as he was known…..was the WBA world super lightweight champion from 1980 to 1983….the IBF world junior welterweight title from 1984 – 1985…..amassing a…

Boxing – WBC-IBF Welterweight Title – Champ Lloyd Honeygan VS Maurice Blocker

DOG COMMENTARY: Lloyd Honeyghan and Maurice were both world champion boxers whose careers and accomplishments are being lost in boxing history…..simply because they fought during the golden age of boxing from 1964 to 1995,,,,,an era in boxing that had more legendary boxers by almost 3 to one in every weight division of professional boxing…..than any…

Boxing – WBC Welterweight Title – Champ Carlos Palomino VS Wilfred Benetiz

DOG COMMENTARY: This fight was between two truly great boxers who graced the welterweight division during the golden age of boxing (1964 – 1995) in Carlos Palomino vs Wilfred Benitez…..and it also was a history making fight….as Benitez became the youngest boxer in history to win a major world title….in what was a terrific fight…

Boxing – WBC Welterweight Title – # 1 Milton McCrory VS # 2 Colin Jones

DOG COMMENTARY: This fight for the WBC welterweight title between # 1 ranked Milton McCrory vs # 2 ranked Colin Jones was for the title vacated by Sugar Ray Leonard upon his retirement…..which turned out to be an awesome fight that went the distance….and ended up in a draw….for this was a fight well worth…