JIMMY BIVINS RUMORS & GOSSIP

3 punch combo: RIP Jimmy Bivins, misleading punch stats for Donaire vs. Mathebula & more

The hard-hitting weekly 3 punch combo is back, and boxing has been on a roll over the past few weeks, with a loaded calendar and multiple fight cards every weekend. This past weekend, we saw some confusing Compubox stats with the Nonito Donaire vs. Jeffrey Mathebula fight, the rise of heavyweight prospect Magomed "Mago" Abdusalamov on a Friday Night Fights appearance and...
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July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

HOF boxer Jimmy Bivins, 92, dies

Jimmy Bivins, a boxing great of the 1940s and 1950s who defeated some of the greatest fighters of his time, has died at 92. Bivins died of complications from pneumonia early Wednesday at an East Cleveland nursing home, according to his family. Bivins retired from boxing in 1955 after more than 100 professional fights and was inducted in the International Boxing Hall of Fame in...
Via AP on Fox
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Hall of Fame boxer Jimmy Bivins dies at age 92

Jimmy Bivins, a boxing great of the 1940s and 1950s who defeated some of the greatest fighters of his time, has died at 92. Bivins' family says he died of complications from pneumonia at an East Cleveland nursing home on Wednesday. Jerry Nelson, the wife of Bivins' nephew, says Bivins entered the home in 2009. Bivins retired from boxing in 1955 after more than 100 professional...
Via AP on Fox
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Ex-heavyweight boxer Jimmy Bivins dies at age 92

Jimmy Bivins, a heavyweight boxer in the 1940s and 1950s who defeated some of the greatest fighters of his time, has died at 92. Bivins' family says he died of complications from pneumonia Wednesday at an East Cleveland nursing home. Jerry Nelson, the wife of Bivins' nephew, says Bivins entered the home in 2009. The Georgia-born Bivins retired from boxing in 1955 after...
Via AP on Fox
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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