By Matt Schudel, The Washington Post on March 13, 2017, at 6:20 a.m.
Lou Duva, a Hall of Fame boxing manager and trainer who guided more than a dozen fighters to world titles and whose pugnacious personality and promotional savvy made him one of the most colorful figures in his sport, died March 8 at a hospital in Paterson, New Jersey. He was 94.
on March 10, 2017, at 12:01 p.m.
The Portland resident recently won the All-New England Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions for his weight class.
on Nov. 15, 2016, at 11:23 a.m.
Russell Lamour Jr. of the Portland Boxing Club scored an eight-round unanimous decision over Central American middleweight champion Jaime Barboza of San Jose, Costa Rica, on Saturday night in front of a packed house at the Portland Exposition Building.
By Jim Emple on Sept. 26, 2016, at 8:46 p.m.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 16, 2016, at 11:43 a.m.
Former world heavyweight champion Larry Holmes will be the featured guest as the Portland Boxing Club stages its 103rd show on Nov. 12 at the Portland Exposition Building.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 26, 2016, at 6:28 p.m.
NEF 25 will be the promotion’s second show in a month after a sold-out crowd of 1,200 turned out to watch NEF Presents “Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight.”
By Reuters on Aug. 21, 2016, at 6:10 p.m.
on Aug. 11, 2016, at 5:26 p.m.
on July 20, 2016, at 5:04 p.m.
By Staff and Wire Reports on July 18, 2016, at 7:58 p.m.
on July 14, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
By Ernie Clark on July 11, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
Two young prospects from Wyman’s Boxing Club in Stockton Springs will be back in action Saturday night during an amateur boxing card at the Longley Elementary School in Lewiston.
on July 01, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
on June 09, 2016, at 5:59 p.m.
By Pete Warner on June 06, 2016, at 4:56 p.m.
“He affected me by saying don’t be afraid to stand out and stand up in what you believe.”
By Ernie Clark on June 06, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.
By Beth Brogan on June 04, 2016, at 5:39 p.m.
Bobby Russo was 9 years old when he sat ringside at the Central Maine Youth Center in Lewiston as Muhammad Ali defended the heavyweight boxing championship from Sonny Liston.
By Jerry Brewer, Washington Post on June 04, 2016, at 2:20 a.m.
By Reuters on June 04, 2016, at 2:13 a.m.
By Matt Schudel Bart Barnes and Dave Sheinin, The Washington Post on June 04, 2016, at 1:51 a.m.
The boxer had been hospitalized with respiratory problems related to Parkinson’s disease, which had been diagnosed in the 1980s. He was 74.