Showing 1 - 18 of 52 Stories for Alexis Arguello
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 boxing lesson
Oct 12, 1981 ... Alexis Arguello had retained his WBC lightweight championship by knocking out 20-year-old Ray (Boom Boom) Mancini at 1:46 of the
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!
Jun 29, 1981 ... irretrievably behind on points to Alexis Arguello of Nicaragua, but he was still standing, bleeding badly though he was, still throwing right jabs to ...
HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS
Apr 26, 1982 ... 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. Print0.
Aloha to a Hawaiian puncher
May 31, 1982 ... For nearly nine minutes Alexis Arguello hadn't figured out Andy Ganigan. But Arguello, who had been knocked down in the first round and ...
For his two title fights with Alexis Argüello in the early 1980s, Pryor earned more than $3 million, money he was bound by contract to split with his manager, ...
It Was A Pryor Engagement
Nov 22, 1982 ... Alexis Arguello's 38-foot yacht lay at its berth at the King's Bay Yacht Club near Miami, its name, The Champ, lettered in gold on its transom.
The Champion Of Confusion
12 defense against WBC lightweight champion Alexis Arguello, Pryor wondered why anyone would care about his personal life. "They write that I had a pack of ...
Then All The Joy Turned To Sorrow
This was to have been an epilogue to the Aaron Pryor-Alexis Arguello WBA junior welterweight title fight the night before. Tragically, it became a nightmare.
Dec 3, 2012 ... In the last several years such attractions as Alexis Arguello, Vernon Forrest and Arturo Gatti have all died or been killed in circumstances as ...
Faster Than You Can Say 'New Champion'
Seven months ago WBC champion Alexis Arguello almost pinned a no-return ticket on Boom Boom. Dropped by Arguello in the 12th round, Mancini was ...
Feb 8, 1984 ... Arguello relinquished his WBC lightweight title to pursue a rematch ... Aaron Pryor needed no help holding a smile after KOing Alexis Arguello.
Yogi Redux...Fallen Football Star Heads for the Slammer... Put Casey in the Cart...A Trainer for the Ages Calls It Quits...Wrestling's Decisive Action...Electric Football
Jan 26, 1998 ... through Alexis Arguello and Bob Foster and Mike McCallum to WBC bantamweight titlist Wayne McCullough in '95. Along the way
'I Am Still A Pistol'
Arum offered Duran $25,000 to fight Batten on the Aaron Pryor-Alexis Arguello card on Nov. 12, 1982. Duran resented the offer, pocket change for him. "I thought ...
KO'd By His Demons
Sep 9, 1985 ... The spirit that helped make Aaron Pryor a great boxer seems burned out now. His eyes, half shut against Miami's summer sun, are dying ...
THE GLORY THAT IS CAESARS
Other hotels have upgraded their own sports programs: The Aladdin had last month's Alexis Arguello-Andy Ganigan title bout and, earlier this year, it put on the ...
The Heidi: an award for all seasons
Dec 27, 1982 ... The date is Nov. 17, 1968. The time, 6:59 p.m. e.s.t. The Jets lead the Raiders 32- 29, with 1:05 left in a nationally televised game on NBC.
Over the ropes is out
Aug 15, 1977 ... It was 10 a.m. the morning after, in an apartment close by Madison Square Garden, and the young man was already up and finished with ...