Boxing – 1982 – Jr Welterwt Title Fight – Alexis Arguello Vs Aaron Pryor – Fight 1 – Rnds 13 + 14

The Battle of the Champions was the term used by promoter Bob Arum regarding the junior welterweight boxing title fight between Aaron Pryor vs. Alexis Argüello on November 12, 1982….. as Arguello had previously won three boxing titles including the Featherweight title….the Junior Lightweight title….and the Lightweight title…..and he hoped to become the first boxer ever to win world titles in four divisions by…

Boxing – 1990 – Marv Albert + Dr Pacheco Provide A Look At Career Of IBF Lightwt Champ Greg Haugen

Greg Haugen (born August 31, 1960) is a retired American boxer….who was a world champion at both the lightweight and light welterweight divisions…..wherein he turned pro in 1982….and won his first 17 fights before challenging for a world title.  On December 5, 1986, Haugen captured the International Boxing Federation Lightweight Title with a majority decision over reigning champion Jimmy Paul. He lost his title…

Boxing – WBA Junior Welterweight Title – Champ Aaron Pryor VS Sang Hyun Kim

DOG COMMENTARY: Aaron Pryor is a former American professional boxer from Cincinnati, Ohio….who held the world junior welterweight champion from 1980 to 1985….and was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1996…..while being voted by the Associated Press as the #1 junior welterweight of the 20th century in 1999. Nicknamed “The Hawk”….Pryor was a great boxer….who…

Boxing – WBA Junior Welterweight Title – Champ Johnny Bumphus VS Lorenzo Garcia

DOG COMMENTARY: Johnny “Bump City” Bumphus is a former American boxer….who was the WBA world light welterweight champion in 1984.  Bumphus began boxing as an amateur at the age of eight out of the Tacoma Boy’s Club Boxing Club….finishing his amateur career with a record of 341-16….and he was one of four world champions to begin…

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 – Junior Welterweight Title – Hector Macho Camacho VS Ray Boom Boom Mancini

DOG COMMENTARY: This junior welterweight title fight between Hector “Macho” Camacho vs Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini took place on March 6, 1989 for the WBO world junior welterweight title…..as Camacho became the 1st ever title holder in this new WBO division…..after winning a very close split-decision fight in Las Vegas.  This fight featured one of…

Boxing – IBF Junior Middleweight Title – Champ Buster Drayton VS Matthew Hilton

DOG COMMENTARY: Both of these boxers featured in this IBF junior middleweight title fight……Buster Drayton and Matthew Hilton were world champions…..and both were two more “really good” boxers during the golden age of boxing from 1964 – 1995…..who both deserve the recognition and shrine that I am building to each of them in my boxing…

Boxing – IBF Junior Middleweight Title – Champ Carlos Santos VS Louis Acaries

DOG COMMENTARY: Marv Albert and Dr. Ferdie Pacheco bring us this fight for the IBF junior welterweight title fight between Champ Carlos Santos vs Louis Acaries on NBC Sportsworld….a fight that turns out to be a really good action fight between a boxer and a puncher.  Carlos Santos was another one of the “really good…

Boxing – USBA Junior Middleweight Title – Donald Curry VS Tony Montgomery

DOG COMMENTARY: CBS Sports has always brought a wide array of sports…..with its Sports Saturday and Sports Sunday programs…..they brought a great deal of boxing with the CBS boxing commentator team of Tim Ryan and Gil Clancy at the helm……but on this day’s Sports Saturday program boxing event for the USBA junior middlewight title between…