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  1. For Wladimir Klitschko, a true test or another tomato can?

    Graham Houston

    Wladimir Klitschko is 34 years old, and even his trainer admits that youthful power and exuberance pose a danger to the heavyweight champion. But is Dereck Chisora a legitimate threat or just another notch in the Ukrainian's gold-encrusted belt?

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2010
  2. The case of Michael Grant

    Graham Houston

    Sometimes, a fighter comes along who seems to have it all, only for things to fall apart. Such was the case with heavyweight Michael Grant, who attempts to regain his spot in the rankings when he meets Tomasz Adamek in Saturday's pay-per-view ma...

    Blog | August 19, 2010
  3. Ten riveting north-of-the-border bouts

    Graham Houston

    When Chad Dawson and Jean Pascal meet in a light heavyweight unification title fight in Montreal on Saturday, the atmosphere at the Bell Centre will be electric. This will be one of Canada's biggest-ever fight nights, with the gritty and athleti...

    Blog | August 11, 2010
  4. A history of heavyweight no-hopes

    Graham Houston

    Albert Sosnowski is a massive underdog against Vitali Klitschko in Saturday's heavyweight title fight in Germany, but there have been many less-qualified challengers. Sosnowski captured the European championship in December by easily outpointing...

    Blog | May 25, 2010
  5. David Haye and the British heavyweights

    Graham Houston

    Londoner David Haye is making the leap from cruiserweight to boxing's glamour division but, as Graham Houston reminds us, it won't be a walk in the park.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2008
  6. Comebacking Klitschko assures pundits he's ready for Peter

    Graham Houston

    It's no secret that Samuel Peter has issues with taller boxers. But with age and activity on his side, can he fight through his shortcomings and force Vitali Klitschko back into retirement? Graham Houston previews their clash.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2008
  7. How would Ali have fared against other heavyweight greats?

    Graham Houston

    How would Muhammad Ali have fared against the likes of Jack Dempsey and Mike Tyson? Graham Houston explores.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2008
  8. Proud, skilled super flyweights to test each other on Saturday

    Graham Houston

    Who needs heavyweights when you have Cristian Mijares and Alexander Munoz? The pair of 115-pound spark plugs is ready to engage in the most significant fight at 115 pounds since Johnny Tapia outpointed Danny Romero in Las Vegas 11 years ago.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2008
  9. Which fights will Tyson be remembered for?

    Graham Houston

    Will Mike Tyson go down as one of the best heavyweights? Here are 10 fights to help you decide.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2008
  10. Peter, Maskaev set to meet -- finally

    Graham Houston

    Can Oleg Maskaev hold off the younger, stronger fighter, or will the clock strike midnight on Oleg Maskaev's fairy tale career? Graham Houston has the answers in his Maskaev-Peter preview.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2008
  11. Can Klitschko's jab keep Ibragimov from building momentum?

    Graham Houston

    When Sultan Ibragimov meets Wladimir Klitschko in their heavyweight unification title fight on Saturday, he'll have to overcome height and reach disadvantages. But as recent history has shown, a hard left hand can prove to be boxing's ultimate nullifier.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2008
  12. Winning a decision in Germany isn't exactly 'Mission: Impossible'...

    Graham Houston

    Who says Eddie Chambers can't get a fair shake in Berlin? Graham Houston writes that there have been some debatable decisions in Germany, but it's the controversial verdicts that are remembered best.

    Story | Conversation | January 24, 2008
  13. The Atomic Bull and his cast-iron chin

    Graham Houston

    Graham Houston explores the fragile-minded, impenetrable-chinned Oliver McCall.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2008
  14. The hardest hitters in heavyweight history

    Graham Houston

    We've counted down the best heavyweights in boxing history. But who are the hardest hitters in the division's history?

    Story | Conversation | December 27, 2007