from www.cbssports.com: Legendary boxing champion ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler dies at 66 Hagler was one of the best fighters of his generations and considered one of the ‘Four Kings’ of the 1980s One of the toughest and most beloved boxers of the modern era, former undisputed middleweight champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler died Saturday at age 66. … Boxing World loses one of its All-Time Greats on Saturday, as ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler passes away unexpectedly at age 66:Hagler vs. Thomas ‘Hitman’ Hearns was a “WAR”!!!!!
**********Notes from today’s/Thursday’s pre-fight weigh-ins:********** Super Welterweight 8-Round Bout Derrick Colemon Jr. – 154 ¾ lbs. Joseph Jackson – 153 ¼ lbs. Pre-Fight Quotes: Joseph Jackson “I feel good. I feel like a kid in a candy store. I just like going to show off, show out, and show new eyes what I can do. … Joseph Jackson, the former Dudley HS running back, is not running from anybody these days:This Friday night it will be Joseph Jackson(15-0/12 KO’s) vs. Derrick Colemon(11-0/8 KO’s) boxing on SHOWTIME from Philadelphia(Our Q and A Today with Joseph Jackson)/Pre-Fight Weights and Quotes
RISING LIGHTWEIGHT PROSPECT THOMAS MATTICE TO FACE ISAAC CRUZ GONZALEZ IN MAIN EVENT OF SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14 LIVE ON SHOWTIME® *******************In the opening bout of the telecast, undefeated junior middleweights Derrick Colemon Jr. (11-0, 8 KOs), of Detroit, and Joseph Jackson (15-0, 12 KOs), of North Carolina, will square off in … Greensboro Boxer Joseph Jackson(15-0/12 KOs) ready to make the most of his Philly Fight on Showtime:Jackson vs. Derrick Colemon(11-0/8 KO’s) next Friday night in Philadelphia