Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Ali’s Dozen(Documentary about Ali’s 12 greatest rounds)

I ran across this on youtube and this quite the documentary on the 12 rounds/ moments that define the career of Muhummad Ali. Enjoy! Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday spotlights…Ali’s Dozen(Documentary about Ali’s 12 greatest rounds)  

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday Larry Holmes vs Ken Norton

I remember watching this fight rooting for Holmes. I knew little of Holmes and his skills other than he was a sparring partner of Muhammad Ali. Norton had lost twice to Ali in two hotly controversial decisions, yet was crowned the WBC champion when Leon Spinks beat Ali for his title and 6 months laterContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday Larry Holmes vs Ken Norton”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Ron Lyle vs George Foreman

Welcome to Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday.  We are going back in time Ron Lyle vs George Foreman. This fight was not for the weak at heart. It was billed as a slugfest and it definitely lived up to the billing. Howard Cosell and Ken Norton were the ringside announcers. So he we go back inContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Ron Lyle vs George Foreman”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Dwight Muhammad Qawi vs Evander Holyfield 1

At one time Boxing was the premier  sport headlined by the Heavyweight Division. The lighter weight divisions also rivaled the popularity of the Heavyweight division. The Cruiser weight division was the one division that at times was over looked. But there have been fights that were notable in the Cruiser Weight division. Here is oneContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Dwight Muhammad Qawi vs Evander Holyfield 1”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Matthew Saad Muhammad vs Yaqui Lopez

This was the first of two bouts between these two boxers this bout their first of two, was considered a classic by boxing experts, Saad Muhammad surviving a relentless attack by López to score an 11th-round knockout. So get ready and see how this unfolds. Smallthoughts :Old School Tuesday ….Yaqui Lopez vs Matthew Saad Muhammad  

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday Sugar Ray Robinson

Welcome to this week’s Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday. Before Sugar Ray Leonard, the real sugar was Sugar Ray Robinson one who many consider the greatest pound for pound boxer. Here is some of Ray Robinson’s combinations in many of his fights. Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday spotlights…Sugar Ray Robinson