Sad senior heavyweight tour with David Tua’s return & inexplicable Maskaev vs. Williams fight

Aging Like Wine or Cheese: Tua vs. Ustinov and Maskaev vs. Williams World boxing will see two heavyweight bouts by comebacking "seniors" in the next couple of weeks. On November 4th, former WBC heavyweight champion Oleg Maskaev, age 44, will fight the 40 year old, one-time fringe contender Danny Williams on Maskaev's home turf of Russia. On the 16th and on the other side of the world...
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November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Klitschko and Tua: Contrasts and the last man standing

When I read last week that David Tua's umpteenth comeback was postponed yet again by a calf injury, I soon found myself reminiscing about the rest of Tua's generation of heavyweights, and pondering where they all stand today. These were the up and comers of the late 1990s and early 2000s. These were the men who marched into contention as the boxers of the Bowe-Holyfield-Lewis era...
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August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

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