Sugar Ray Robinson was an African American professional boxer who competed from 1940 to 1965. Widely considered the greatest pound-for-pound boxer of all time, Robinson's performances in the welterweight and middleweight divisions prompted sportswriters to create "pound for pound" rankings, where they ...
Carl Olson (July 11, 1928 – January 16, 2002) was an American boxer. He was the World Middleweight champion between October 1953 and December 1955, the longest reign of any champion in that division during the 1950s. His nickname , Bobo, was based on his younger sister's mispronunciation of "brother".
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Dec 9, 2017 ... This is how we reported Sugar Ray Robinson's sensational victory over Carl ' Bobo' Olson for the world middleweight title in Boxing News. IF you want to make Sugar Ray Robinson laugh, just go up to him and say “They never come back”. For Sugar Ray regained the world's middleweight title for the ...
Apr 13, 1989 ... LEAD: Sugar Ray Robinson, the five-time world middleweight champion who was considered by many boxing experts to have been the best fighter in ... the next year, Robinson spent 22 months in show business as a tap dancer before regaining the middleweight title with a second-round knockout of Carl ...