The International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced today the members of the Class of 2021. Living inductees include champions Wladimir Klitschko, Floyd Mayweather and Andre Ward in the men’s Modern category; Laila Ali and Ann Wolfe in the women’s Modern category; Marian Trimiar in the women’s Trailblazer category and Dr.… read full article “W. Klitschko, Mayweather, Andre Ward, Laila Ali & Wolfe Elected To Boxing Hall Of Fame”
The International Boxing Hall of Fame will reopen to the public on Monday, June 29th and officially ring the bell at 11 a.m. to open the doors and begin the next round of honoring the best in the sport of boxing.… read full article “International Boxing Hall of Fame to reopen on June 29”
The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame regretfully announces the postponement of its 2020 induction Weekend until summer of 2021. The severity of the Coronavirus Pandemic and the subsequent uncertainty resulting from it, caused NVBHOF President and CEO Michelle Corrales-Lewis to make the announcement.… read full article “NVBHOF Announces Postponement of its 2020 induction Weekend Ceremony”
The International Boxing Hall of Fame mourns the loss of Canastota’s top ten ranked welterweight contender Dickie DiVeronica, who passed away today at age 82 following a brief illness.
“Dickie DiVeronica was as tough as they come and, with his crowd-pleasing style, made Canastota proud every time he stepped into the ring,” said Hall of Fame Executive Director Edward Brophy.… read full article “Hall of Fame Remembers Canastota’s Dickie DiVeronica”
The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Class of 2020 and the Class of 2021 will be enshrined together during the 2021 Hall of Fame Induction Weekend scheduled for June 10-13th in “Boxing’s Hometown.”… read full article “Class of 2020 & Class of 2021 To Be Enshrined Together On June 10-13, 2021”
The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today Hall of Fame light middleweight champion Winky Wright will be in Canastota for the 2020 Hall of Fame Weekend set for June 11-14th.
“Winky Wright was the definition of consistency and skill throughout his multiple reigns as world light middleweight champion.… read full article “Winky Wright To Be In Canastota For 2020 HOF Weekend”
The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today Hall of Fame two-division champion Julian “The Hawk” Jackson will be in Canastota for the 2020 Hall of Fame Weekend set for June 11-14th.
“Julian Jackson carried dynamite in his fists and his explosive ring style made him a must see star throughout his championship career,” said Hall of Fame director Edward Brophy.… read full article “Julian Jackson To Be In Canastota For 2020 HOF Weekend”
The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today “Irish” Micky Ward will attend the 2020 Hall of Fame Weekend set for June 11-14 in “Boxing’s Hometown.”
“The Hall of Fame is thrilled to welcome ’Irish’ Micky Ward to Canastota for the Hall of Fame Weekend festivities.… read full article “Micky Ward To Attend 2020 HOF Weekend”
Boxers Bernard Hopkins, Juan Manuel Marquez, Shane Mosley, Barbara Buttrick, Christy Martin & Lucia Rijker Elected To Int’l Boxing Hall Of Fame – Lou DiBella, Kathy Duva, Dan Goossen, Bernard Fernandez and Thomas Hauser to also enter Hall of Fame
The International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced today the members of the Class of 2020.… read full article “Mosley, Hopkins, Marquez, DiBella, Duva Elected To Boxing Hall Of Fame”
On Saturday night, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder scored an explosive 7th round knockout over top contender Luis “King Kong” Ortiz in a championship rematch. The bout, which took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, was Wilder’s 10th successful title defense.… read full article “Wilder, Ortiz & Santa Cruz Hand Wraps In HOF”