By Jerry Fitch
Cleveland's maximum combatants of All Time follows the fantastic careers of the city's most well-liked and winning boxers, highlighted via greater than a hundred rarely-seen photographs. From the quickly and resilient Johnny Kilbane, Cleveland's first nice champion, to the heroic Jimmy Bivins, a real champion out and in of the hoop, those tales of triumph and heartbreak are to be loved through boxing lovers of all eras. a lot of the motion within is defined in one of these manner as to deliver the reader ringside.
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