Category Archives: Boxing

Olympic Records in Boxing

Boxing has been contested at all Olympics since 1904 with the exception of 1912. Women’s boxing was introduced into the Olympics in 2012. Three men have won three Olympic titles. Laszlo Papp (Hungary) at Middleweight in 1948 and Light-Middleweight in 1952 … Continue reading

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Boxing:All-Time Greats

Over the years there have been many attempts to compile lists of the best boxers in history. Some of the more authoritative attempts of recent years are given here. In 2007 ESPN compiled a list of the 50 greatest boxers … Continue reading

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Boxing:Olympic Games Records

Boxing has been included in every Olympic Games since 1904, with the exception of 1912. Women’s boxing was included for the first time in 2012. Only three boxers have won three Olympic gold medals. László Papp [ Hungary ] 1948–1956 … Continue reading

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Boxing:Ring Magazine Ratings

The Ring magazine is widely regarded as the greatest authority on the sport of boxing.  In these days of many different bodies awarding world titles it can be difficult to know who actually is the best at each weight. The … Continue reading

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