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  1. Jermain Taylor: A reign wrongly dismissed?

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Despite five straight wins over world-class opponents, Jermain Taylor is still fighting for respect, writes Thomas Gerbasi.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2007
  2. Malignaggi's road to superstardom has taken many twists

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Paul Malignaggi is the energizer boxer when it comes to meeting his expectations of being nothing less than the best.

    Story | Conversation | June 05, 2007
  3. Quiles musters resolve for lightweight eliminator

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Last May, Ricky Quiles lost a 12-round decision to Julio Diaz for an interim lightweight title. His current road to another title shot goes through Nate Campbell in a lightweight eliminator Feb. 23, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2007
  4. Loss to Ouma a springboard for Powell

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Sechew Powell has learned from his Aug. 6 loss to Kassim Ouma. He's more focused for Saturday's junior middleweight matchup vs. Ishe Smith.

    Story | Conversation | February 14, 2007
  5. Dawson determined to improve on dad's footsteps

    Thomas Gerbasi

    From an early age, Chad Dawson wanted to be a boxer just like his father. Saturday, the 24-year-old will challenge Tomasz Adamek for a light heavyweight title on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | February 01, 2007
  6. Marquez takes circuitous path to prominence

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao battled to a draw in 2004, and has since undertaken a circuitous route to prominence, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | November 21, 2006
  7. Briggs still waiting for his chance

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Amid talk of a Wladimir Klitschko-Oleg Maskaev unification bout, don't forget about Shannon Briggs, who still awaits a title shot, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2006
  8. Holyfield bravado has familiar comeback ring

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Evander Holyfield, at 43, always has something to prove when he steps into the ring Friday in Dallas. The voluble four-time heavyweight champ airs out with MaxBoxing.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2006
  9. Malignaggi itching to prove doubters wrong

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Paulie Malignaggi realizes he's been brought in as the foil for Miguel Cotto. Malignaggi, however, has other plans, like winning convincingly Saturday night at MSG, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2006
  10. When it comes to training champions, Steward's it

    Thomas Gerbasi

    As a boxer, Emanuel Steward was a Golden Gloves champ. As a trainer, competitive workouts are key to his success. Just ask Jermain Taylor, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | May 16, 2006
  11. Hatton comes a long way from '97 U.S. debut

    Thomas Gerbasi

    England's Ricky Hatton makes another overseas journey, this time to face Luis Collazo for the WBA 147-pound title in Boston on Saturday, MaxBoxing writes.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2006
  12. Wladimir's Crusoe-like journey leads to important test

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Wladimir Klitschko has been away from the heavyweight elite for two years. Like Crusoe, Klitschko's survival skills will be tested against Chris Byrd on Saturday, MaxBoxing notes.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2006
  13. Mesi aware of health issues but still determined

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Joe Mesi finally gets the chance to fight again for the first time since 2004, as he prepares to face Ronald Bellamy in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2006
  14. Tarver says he's underrated on pound-for-pound list

    Thomas Gerbasi

    It should be the best of times for light heavyweight champ Antonio Tarver, who will face Bernard Hopkins on June 10. But Tarver tells MaxBoxing he's still seeking R-E-S-P-E-C-T.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2006
  15. Draw turns out to be par for course for heavies

    Thomas Gerbasi

    It shouldn't have been a surprise that a majority draw was declared in Saturday night's WBC title fight between Hasim Rahman and James Toney in Atlantic City.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2006
  16. Feliciano upsets Phillips on Friday Night Fights

    Thomas Gerbasi

    Jesse Feliciano worked, worked, and worked his way to an entertaining ten-round majority decision win over Vince Phillips at The Roxy in Boston on ESPN2's Friday Night Fights.

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2006