ALEXIS ARGUELLO ; “Talk Softly But Carry A Big Stick”

One of the best pure punchers of my generation was Alexis Arguello. He was aptly nicknamed “The Explosive Thin Man,” because he was tall and rail thin yet his punch could stop an opponent dead in his tracks. It’s hard to believe that Arguello was stopped in the very first round of his pro debut in his native Managua, Nicaragua. He would rally to win three straight then lose...
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December 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Book Review of "Beloved Warrior ; The Rise And Fall Of Alexis Arguello"

This is by far the best boxing book I have read this year. Author Christian Giudice ( Hands Of Stone ; Roberto Duran), has scored another victory with this in depth look at the popular yet tragic Alexis Arguello.
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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