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Raymond Leroy Klingmeyer, a former boxer and referee who is a member of the state's boxing Hall of Fame, died Friday of renal failure at the Bel Air Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was 88. "When he came into the ring, he looked like a referee. He...
College lacrosse No. 1 Northwestern women are upset Host No. 5 North Carolina took a 7-1 first-half lead and held off a rally by top-ranked Northwestern for an 11-8 victory Friday night in women's lacrosse. The win broke a four-game Tar Heels losing...
According to most pollsters, the coming presidential election is close, a "dead heat" with President Obama holding a thin lead in several crucial states. I'm really amazed. In my opinion, this election shouldn't even be close. It should be a landslide for...
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is back. Again. He took almost 22 months off before fighting Juan Manuel Marquez in 2009. And when Mayweather steps into the boxing ring Sept. 17 against WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz, he will have gone 16 months since...
Tags: Manny Pacquiao, Lawyers, Justice System, Boxing, Criminals
Mack Lewis wanted to save them all. All those kids with hard eyes who grew up poor and fatherless and heard the call of the street corner and easy money — those were the ones he thought boxing could save. They'd come around the old gym at the...
Tags: Mike Tyson, Punishment, Middleweight Boxing, Boxing
Special to Baltimoresun.comIt's not your typical Saturday night at the local pub. On most weekend nights, Coburns Tavern in Canton might attract patrons looking to eat dinner, watch college football or hit the second-level dance floor, but last Saturday the O'Donnell Street...
Special to Baltimoresun.comEditor's note: Pramit Mohapatra will blog live from UFC 71 on baltimoresun.com's MMA Insider. UFC returns to Las Vegas Saturday with UFC 71 after taking its show on the road with recent stops in Manchester, England, Houston and Columbus, Ohio. The...
Special to Baltimoresun.comPramit Mohapatra is a mixed martial arts enthusiast a die-hard fan of the Ultimate Fighting Championship and PRIDE professional circuits and an amateur participant who will be covering the sport for baltimoresun.com. His first report previews tonight'...
O, by the WayIt has been a week since the last time we conversed, meaning I reported and wrote and you took the time to read and sometimes wrote back. It is the longest I've gone without blogging in quite a while and......
Sun StaffWhen Vincent Pettway, the handsome man and superb fighter, knocked out Italy's Gianfranco Rosi in Las Vegas on Sept. 17, 1994, he became Baltimore's first world boxing champion in more than half a century. He made headlines, logged a fair amount of mug...
Tags: Red Smith, Football, Lennox Lewis, George Foreman, Joe Louis
The Orange County RegisterThe sting from the controversial split-decision draw to Rocky Martinez still burns for boxer Juan Carlos Burgos. In January, in his second title attempt, Burgos came up short on the scorecards (114-114, 117-111 for Burgos, 116-112 for Martinez), which...
Muskogee Phoenix, Okla.Aspiring artist and cartoonist Mike Reed has drawn inspiration from all sorts of characters. First it was Sonic the Hedgehog, the spike-haired hero of Sega video games, comics and cartoons. Then came the ever-cheerful SpongeBob SquarePants. Now it's...
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