Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


ROCKY MARCIANO RUMORS

Throwback Thursday: Charley Norkus Victor In Eight Knockdown War With Danny Nardico

Even among boxing’s detractors, there is little doubt that the sport is unique in many ways. Beyond the inherent danger involved in voluntarily getting pasted, and beyond the one-on-one aspect of prizefighting that only a few mainstream sports enjoy, the fact that the result of a fight can never be certain no matter how far ahead one fighter may be is the boxing fan’s opium.Probing...
Via The Queensbury Rules
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Today in History: Rocky Marciano vs Ezzard Charles Part One

On June 17, 1954, former World Heavyweight Champion Ezzard Charles was defeated by defending champion Rocky Marciano who took his 47th consecutive victory with a unanimous decision in 15 rounds at Yankees Stadium in New York. Here is a video of highlights from the fight. Marciano came into the fight as a 7-2 favorite. The fight started with Charles taking the first five rounds...
Via Grandstand University
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather will surpass Rocky Marciano’s legendary 49-0

Will it be 50-0 For Floyd Before He Hangs it Up? Floyd Mayweather Jr. will go on to surpass Rocky Marciano’s record of 49-0 and will retire undefeated. Only a robbery, or Mayweather himself, could possibly derail Mayweather from reaching this goal and retiring with a very special place in boxing history. The last boxer to sit on the precipice of this great achievement was Larry...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Happy 72nd birthday Muhammad Ali

The Greatest Turns 72 Today - Rumble Young Man, Rumble: Happy 72nd birthday to Muhammad Ali! Ali was born on January 17, 1942, in Louisville, Kentucky, and from Cassius Clay to the Louisville Lip, Muhammad Ali to the Greatest of All Time, he has been with boxing fans for nearly as long. Need more ways to celebrate Muhammad Ali? Check out our Muhammad Ali record & career...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Boxing News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Dez Bryant sounds off on sideline antics

Eric Decker defends wife from critics

Big Papi: I haven't spoken to A-Rod

Are the Mavs title contenders?

Gronk not worried about 'Bieber Curse'

10 best available MLB non-tenders

10 candidates to replace Mike Riley at Oregon State

Gruden has off-field issues with RG3?

NFL's top nationally televised games left

The great un-busting of Mark Sanchez

WATCH: One-handed boy golfs with Tiger

Mavs coach T'd up for Cuban?

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.