The great Arturo Gatti was always an honest fighter, a warrior who genuinely wanted to see who was the tougher … more “Remembering Arturo Gatti’s Disturbing, Almost Fatal Knockout Of Joey Gamache”
Together, Arturo Gatti and Mickey Ward shared 30 rounds of ring battle. At the end of the savage rivalry (savage … more “Who Was The Tougher Man – Arturo Gatti Or Micky Ward?”
A quarter of a century ago, the boxing world was first introduced to a fighter who would in time become … more “25 Years Ago Today: Arturo Gatti Wins His First World Title”
“I know for a fact he never quit in the ring, and he’d never quit in life. I just know … more “New Book: “Killed In Brazil?” Promises To Be Fascinating Reading For Arturo Gatti Admirers”
Foul Play Or Not Foul Play?
A man who has fought for years in the ring, who has risked his … more “The Mysterious Deaths Of Gatti, Liston, Folley, Mills And Turpin”
Some fighters are never quite the same after tasting the sting of defeat for the very first time. This was … more “The Curious Case Of King Solomon: The First Man To Defeat The Great Arturo Gatti”
The Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame (CBHOF) has announced its six-member Class of 2019 to be inducted during the 15th … more “Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Announced”
Had he lived, ultimate fan-favourite Arturo Gatti would this week have turned 47 (July 11) – Sadly as we all … more “Arturo Gatti: He Will Never Be Forgotten”
Boxing his pay-per-view debut, Floyd Mayweather, aged 28 and at the time sporting a 33-0 record as well as being … more “Where Does Floyd Mayweather’s Dismantling Of Arturo Gatti Rank Amongst His Finest Wins?”
May 18th, Mohegan Sun Arena, Montville, Connecticut.
It was on the above date (some 17 years ago today) at the … more “May 18, 2002: The Gatti-Ward Rivalry Begins”