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LOWERING THE BOOM BOOM
Lightweight champ Alexis Arguello was too classy, too cunning and too much for 20-year-old Ray Mancini, who may have learned a valuable ...
Then All the Joy Turned To Sorrow
It was a glorious day in Vegas for Ray Mancini until he found what it had cost challenger Duk-Koo Kim
Alexis Arguello 1952--2009
Even for a sport that seems to attract psychological basket cases, Alexis Arguello was a complicated champion. The son of a poor Nicaraguan ...
A fight without the phony
In a bout in which Jim Watt lost his WBC lightweight title to Alexis Arguello, neither man felt compelled—before, during or after—to behave like an idiot. Amazing!
He That Was Lost Has Been Found
By beating the WBA junior middleweight champion, Davey Moore, Roberto Duran won his third title and recaptured his good name
The Champion Of Confusion
WBA junior welterweight titleholder Aaron Pryor has everything in order in the ring, but outside of it, his life is a mess
HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS
Champion, loving father and gentleman in and out of the ring, Alexis Arguello is a hero the world over, but a stranger in his own land.
Good Night, Sweet Prince
After 15 glorious years, Alexis Arguello is hanging up his gloves because Aaron Pryor again KO'd his bid for a fourth title
After A Wobbly Start, Kaboom!
For three rounds against Billy Costello, 33-year-old Alexis Arguello looked ready for re-retirement. Then he exploded