Boxing – Welterweight Bout – Sugar Ray Leonard VS Tony Chiavereoini

DOG COMMENTARY: Sugar Ray Leonard entered this fight with Tony Chiaverini at 23 – 0 in his professional welterweight boxing career…..as he was moving up the ladder towards a title fight….as Sugar Ray finally silenced the critics who questioned the former Olympic champion’s punching power….for the 23 year old highly publicized boxer from Palmer Park, MD scored…

Boxing – WBC Welterweight Title – Champ Wilfred Benetiz VS Sugar Ray Leonard

DOG COMMENTARY: On November 30, 1979 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV…..two incredible boxers of the golden age of boxing (1964 – 1995) met in the ring to fight for the WBC, Ring and Lineal welterweight titles….as then Champ Wilfred Benitez, a super great boxer of the era, faced off against Sugar Ray Leonard….in…

Boxing – WBC Welterweight Title – Sugar Ray Leonard VS Roberto Duran – Fight 1

DOG COMMENTARY: The two gold standards for epic grudge fights during the golden age of boxing (1964 – 1995) were the three times that Muhammad Ali vs Smokin Joe Frazier met in the ring…..and the three times that Sugar Ray Leonard vs Roberto “Manos de Piedra” Duran met in the ring….as each of these four…

Boxing – NABF Welterweight Title – Champ Pete Ranzany VS Sugar Ray Leonard

DOG COMMENTARY: Pete Ranzany was a former American boxer….who while fighting as an amateur, represented the U.S. Army from 1970 to 1973….where he defeated future welterweight champion Carlos Palomino at the 1972 Olympic Trials….but lost to eventual gold medalist Sugar Ray Seales in the finals.  Ranzany was a conventional boxer with a solid jab and vicious left hook….which he…