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  1. Relentlessness, longevity defined Chavez

    Graham Houston

    In a nation where boxing has a rich tradition and great champions are revered, Julio Cesar Chavez surely stands above the rest as Mexico's supreme fighter. Chavez, who enters the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Sunday, was the first Mexica...

    Blog | June 09, 2011
  2. A look at the Mexico-Puerto Rico rivalry

    Graham Houston

    When Ivan Calderon defends his junior flyweight title against Jesus Iribe on Saturday, it will be the continuation of a long-running rivalry between boxers from Puerto Rico and Mexico. Here is a look at 10 memorable Mexico-Puerto Rico showdowns. 10...

    Blog | June 08, 2010
  3. Mexico's five best fighters

    Graham Houston

    Mexico has produced a plethora of world-class prizefighters over the years. Graham Houston lists the top fighters from south of the border.

    Story | Conversation | July 17, 2008
  4. 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
  5. Great wins by Brits away from home

    Graham Houston

    In case Ricky Hatton is in need of inspiration, here's a list of great performances by U.K. fighters on the road.

    Story | Conversation | November 28, 2007