August 16, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
BOOM BOOM AND BUSTSir:Ralph Wiley has earned my deepest gratitude for his story on Ray (Boom Boom) Mancini's successful first defense of his WBA lightweight title (A Shining Ray of Hope, Aug. 2). I appreciated not...
August 30, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Ray (Boom Boom) Mancini, recalling a recent White House visit with President Reagan: "It's like meeting Santa Claus. You go in, shake his hand, have your picture taken and then you leave."
November 22, 1982 | Ralph Wiley
It was a glorious day in Vegas for Ray Mancini until he found what it had cost challenger Duk-Koo Kim
December 06, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
TRAGIC FIGHTSir:I'm an avid boxing fan, but I'm sorry that men have to earn money by stepping into the ring and risking their lives just to please thousands of people, including me. That feeling was intensified by...
September 26, 1983 | Ralph Wiley
Boom Boom Mancini took his lumps before keeping his title with a KO