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Before Spinks, Jones, Jr. & Usyk How Many Failed at Heavyweight title?

By Ken Hissner: There have been many lower-weight champions trying to win the heavyweight title and failed until September of 1985 when light heavyweight champ … read full story ←

The Legendary Rocky “Brockton Blockbuster” Marciano!

By Ken Hissner: Born in September of 1923, Rocco Marchegiano in Brockton, Massachusetts, would someday be called Rocky Marciano and become the NBA champion in … read full story ←

Ten of the Best Retired Unbeaten Boxers Plus a Few More!

By Ken Hissner: It’s rare for a reigning champion to retire, such as former heavyweight champions like Gene Tunney and former super middleweight champion Andre … read full story ←

How Rocky Marciano Compared to Floyd Mayweather, Jr.!

By Ken Hissner: Rocky Marciano held his 49-0 record from September of 1955 until Floyd Mayweather, Jr. won his 50th fight going 50-0 in August … read full story ←

Two Kinds of Ways of Leaving Boxing While Still a Champion!

By Ken Hissner: There are two kinds of ways that some boxers have left the sport while still world champions. One is retiring, and the … read full story ←

Three Historical Fights Where Victory Was Snatched Away!

By Ken Hissner: There were three historical fights this writer remembers well, as do thousands of fight fans. The first would be Marciano and Walcott.… read full story ←

How Rocky “The Brockton Blockbuster” Marciano & Floyd “Money” Mayweather, Jr. Got to 49-0!

By Ken Hissner: This writer has a shirt that on the front is printed MARCIANO 49-0 and on the back MAYWEATHER 49-0. I had to … read full story ←

How do you define greatness?

Image: How do you define greatness?

By Gavin Howie: Someone with a god given talent, an extensive amateur background and naturally skilled in the school of boxing?

Perhaps you prefer someone … read full story ←

Ali, Mayweather and Marciano not the true ‘Greatest of All Time’

Floyd Mayweather JrBy Jaime Ortega: The 50’s and down was unquestionable the best era in boxing history. I am a fan of old school boxing, and admirer … read full story ←

Marciano’s son comments on Mayweather breaking his father’s record

_DSC6871(Photo credit: Idris Erba/Mayweather Promotions) By Allan Fox: Last Saturday night, WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26 KOs) tied the late great former … read full story ←

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