Harlem’s Hector ‘Macho’ Camacho elected to Boxing Hall of Fame

Hector_ComachoIn his heyday in the ring, there was nobody quite like Hector Camacho. Now, three years after his untimely death, the “Macho” man has reached the pinnacle of his sport. Continue Reading →

Boxing Champ Sugar Ray Robinson In Harlem, 1957

sugar ray robinson in harlemA photo showing the classy boxing champion Sugar Ray Robinson saluting the crowd after the “Fight of the Year” … Continue Reading →

Harlem Boxing Champion Harry “The Black Panther” Wills (video)

Harry_Willis_1916Harry “The Black Panther” (or “The Brown Panther”) Wills, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, on May 15, 1889 was a heavyweight boxer who three times held the World Colored Heavyweight Championship. Continue Reading →