The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced Mexican ring legends Ruben “El Puas” Olivares and Pipino Cuevas will be among Hall of Famers returning to Canastota to attend festivities planned for the 2015 Hall of Fame Induction Weekend June 11-14th.… Read Article
CANASTOTA, NY – FEBRUARY 5, 2014 – The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today legendary Mexican boxers Ruben Olivares and Pipino Cuevas will be among returning Hall of Famers attending festivities planned for the landmark 25th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Weekend June 5-8th.
Ruben Olivares Pipino Cuevas
“Ruben Olivares and Pipino Cuevas were two of the most dynamic punchers to step into the ring,” said Hall of Fame director Edward Brophy. “We are … Read Article
November 23, 1974–WILD RING SCENE AT END! Alexis Arguello stops “Mr. KO” Ruben Olivares to win the Featherweight Title. The weights announced were weird.
CANASTOTA, NY – APRIL 25, 2013 – The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today legendary bantamweight and featherweight champion Ruben “El Puas” Olivares will be among returning Hall of Famers attending festivities planned for the 24th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Weekend June 6-9th.… Read Article
by Geoffrey Ciani – Over the course of a sixteen month period beginning in June 2009, I conducted a series of surveys that all began with a very simple question: Who are the ten best heavyweights of all time? While contemplating my own list of top heavyweight pugilists, I decided gathering the input of others might help display a more accurate portrayal of what a ‘true’ top 10 list should look like. Now of course … Read Article