With Conor McGregor taking on Dustin Poirier, for their third go round in the Octagon, at UFC 264 tomorrow night here in Las Vegas, we revisit our 2017 panel of… Continue reading "Panel of Extraordinary Fight Commentators Revisited"
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Panem et circenses Latin for bread and circuses, a concept old as Rome, older I suspect. The notion being that the general public can be mollified through entertainment; think junk… Continue reading "Mayweather/McGregor: The League of Extraordinary Fight Commentators Weighs In"
Boxer, Model, Actor, Producer, Director, Writer Gary Stretch is a True Renaissance Man: Talks Boxing Career, Acting and His Film on Ronda Rousey, Through My Father’s Eyes, More
Gary Stretch is a man of many talents. An accomplished boxer, he is a former WBC International Light Middleweight Champion. Arguably, his most prominent fight occurred in 1991 when he fought Chris Eubank in the billed Beauty v The Best contest for the WBO World Middleweight Championship. If Mr. Stretch’s saga ended there, his life would be remarkable. But he was just getting started. Gary went on to have a career in modeling and acting. His acting work includes roles in the 2004 film Alexander and the 2006 movie World Trade Center.