Eighty-one-year-old longtime boxing trainer Johnny Hoyne, of Australia, passed away on March 31. Hoyne’s list of fighters include Australian champs Ross Moody and Shane Brock.
“My fried @senatorreid has had an amazing journey from Searchlight to the White House. Read his memoir it’s compelling and funny.” So goes a tweet from Mike Tyson, who is backing up Senator Harry Reid and the movement to pardon past champ Jack Johnson.
“I have to prove I’m the better man no matter what size,” says Steve Cunningham of his upcoming showdown with Tyson Fury. More at Philly.com.