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  1. Good guys hoping for great numbers for Nov. 10 fight

    Doug Fischer

    The Miguel Cotto-Shane Mosley fight in November may turn out to be the fight of the year, but will it get the numbers -- and attention -- it deserves?

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2007
  2. Guzman scores unanimous decision in the Dominican

    Doug Fischer

    Junior lightweight standout Joan Guzman defended a 130-pound world title in the Dominican Republic on Monday night by scoring a unanimous decision over Antonio Davis.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2006
  3. Suarez an X-factor among welterweights

    Doug Fischer

    The potential of Saturday's Kermit Cintron-Mark Suarez welterweight title bout is lost on many potential viewers because the latter is a complete mystery, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | October 26, 2006
  4. Brewer wins a close one when it counts

    Doug Fischer

    Grady Brewer earned a split decision over former world champion Steve Forbes to win ESPN's "Contender" final in Los Angeles. • Brewer chat wrap

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2006
  5. Barrios knocks out Nagy 49 seconds into fight

    Doug Fischer

    WBO 130-pound title holder Jorge Barrios improved to 46-2-1 after landing a single left hook to the rib cage of Janos Nagy, who was immediately shocked by the well-placed body shot and took a semi-voluntary knee, prompted the referee to call the bout.

    Story | Conversation | May 20, 2006
  6. How other pros compare to Pretty Boy in first 9½ years

    Doug Fischer

    Have Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s accomplishments over the past 9.5 years surpassed what other pound-for-pound kings of the past have done? MaxBoxing takes a look.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2006
  7. Mayorga's tirade gets nasty, but will it sell?

    Doug Fischer

    Oscar De La Hoya's May 6 return to boxing against WBC 154-pound champ Ricardo Mayorga got ugly quickly during a press conference, with Mayorga issuing many of the profanities.

    Story | Conversation | March 01, 2006
  8. Margarito stops Gomez 74 seconds into fight

    Doug Fischer

    Antonio Margarito stopped Manuel Gomez just 74 seconds into the first round Saturday night to retain the WBO welterweight title.

    Story | Conversation | February 18, 2006
  9. Action-filled undercard bout trumps Castillo fight

    Doug Fischer

    Jose Luis Castillo outpointed Rolando Reyes in the feature bout Saturday night, but it was the action in the undercard that stole the evening's show.

    Story | Conversation | February 04, 2006
  10. Lacy, Marquez make quick work of foes

    Doug Fischer

    Jeff Lacy didn't waste any time letting 38-year-old Scott Pemberton know that boxing is a young man's game and that there's no substitute for punching power by stopping the New Englander at the end of the second round of their IBF 168-pound title fight.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2005
  11. Gonzalez knocks out Vorapin for bantamweight belt

    Doug Fischer

    Jhonny Gonzalez led a parade of Mexican champions Saturday night, taking the WBO bantamweight title from Thailand's Ratanachai Sor Vorapin with a seventh-round knockout.

    Story | Conversation | October 30, 2005
  12. Elder Vorpin defending title in boxing 'Cup'

    Doug Fischer

    In Thailand's challenge of Mexico in the "Boxing World Cup" on Saturday, only Ratanachai Sor Vorpin brings the world-class experience -- and a title to defend -- to the Asian squad.

    Story | Conversation | October 26, 2005
  13. Castillo does best his "Bull," stampedes Corrales

    Doug Fischer

    Like Jake LaMotta, Jose Luis Castillo has trouble making weight and refuses to go down. Saturday, he did the "Raging Bull" proud with a KO of Diego Corrales.

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2005
  14. Corrales might repeat, after hitting floor again

    Doug Fischer

    The sequel to the classic might follow the same script: Corrales wins only after rallying from a knockdown, or Castillo will put the "finishing touches" on in the 10th.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2005
  15. Relentless Castillo not changing a thing

    Doug Fischer

    The bell will sound Saturday, and Jose Luis Castillo will stalk Diego Corrales and exchange blows with him. Castillo's style never changes, even for a rematch.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2005
  16. Chico: 'I'm going to retire at 30'

    Doug Fischer

    Diego Corrales, 28, claims he will retire in two years. The lightweight champion prepares for the rematch of his classic bout with Jose Luis Castillo Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | October 04, 2005