Professional boxing is filled with stories of dreams, determination, blood, and will.
A Few More Rounds: A Collection of Boxing Tales, by Jerry Fitch and John J. Raspanti, examines the sights, sounds, and assorted types that populate the fistic landscape.
The 20 chapters include unique stories from Fitch, who writes lovingly of his lifetime friendships with legendary fighters of the past, and Raspanti, whose prose includes instances of racism, hate, retribution, and loyalty.
Stories featuring Jersey Joe Walcott, Tony Zale, Muhammad Ali, Sergey Kovalev, and Andre Ward are included, along with personal experiences, insights, and memories from both authors.
The foreword is authored by famed former Ring magazine and International Boxing Hall of Fame member Nigel Collins.
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|Publisher:||Win by Ko Publications|
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Table of Contents
Foreword by Nigel Collins
Dad, Oklahoma, And Cassius Clay/Muhammad Ali
Dreams Come Alive At The Ring Of Fire
More Jimmy Bivins
Hanging In The Fillmore District With A Welterweight Contender
My Favorite Fighters
Crazy Nights And Fights At StubHub Center
Landmarks And Live Boxing In Carson City, NV
Keeping In Touch
The First Interview At King’s Gym
Often Forgotten Middleweight Contenders From The 1950s
Five Favorite Fighters
It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over
Five Must See Boxing Movies
Memories Of The Olympic Auditorium