Date: February 3, 1990Card:Championship(s): WBO World Junior Welterweight Championship (Camacho)Venue: Boardwalk HallLocation: Atlantic City, New Jersey
CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) On a day when the boxing world turned its focus to the annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony, remembering The Greatest was part of the celebration. Following the national anthem at Sunday's ceremony, an honorary 10-count was given in honor of the late Muhammad Ali and fellow class of 1990 inductee Bob Foster, who died last November. ''It's been a very difficult...
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The New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF), sponsored by Ring 8, has announced its 18-member Class of 2016. The fifth annual NYSBHOF induction dinner will be held Sunday, April 3, at Russo’s On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York. “This is another very strong class of inductees,” said Ring 8 & NYSBHOF president Bob Duffy, who was inducted into the NYSBHOF last year...
MODERN BOXERS HECTOR CAMACHO, LUPE PINTOR & HILARIO ZAPATA ELECTED TO INT’L BOXING HALL OF FAME Harold Lederman, Marc Ratner, Jerry Izenberg and Col. Bob Sheridan also enter Hall of Fame. CANASTOTA, NY – DECEMBER 16, 2015 – The International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced today the newest class of inductees to enter the Hall. Inductees include Puerto Rico’s...
DMV Honors Celebrity Weekend of Champions Fight Night will take place at the Washington Convention Center, Saturday September 20 and feature a card including Hector Camacho Jr, Jeff 'Left Hook' Lacy, DC's rising star Demond Nicholson, DC's amateur boxing phenom Daron 'Sweet Tay' Williams, Antonio Magruder and more. The highly anticipated 'Grudge Match' will take place between Henry...
“Macho” Life Ends Tragically for Camacho: One year after Hector Camacho was fatally shot in his native Puerto Rico, OTL examines how the “Macho Man’s” arrested adolescence and frequent drug use ultimately led to his tragic death. Reporter Pablo Torre looks back at Camacho’s turbulent life. The Hector Camacho feature on Outside the Lines premieres on ESPN2 Sunday morning...
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