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Temple University Press

English - book pages - ISBN-10: 1592139787 - ISBN-13: 9781592139781

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Thomas Hauser has been called “one of boxing’s greatest writers. The Boxing Scene, Hauser’s provocative new anthology, contains all of his trademark insights and candor as he peels away layers of hypocrisy to reveal the men who make up the contemporary boxing landscape. Hauser exposes the inner workings of HBO Sports; examines the phenomenon of mixed martial arts as it relates to boxing; and records the amusing encounter between his 81-year-old mother and larger-than-life boxing impresario Don King. The Boxing Scene also updates Hauser’s personal and professional thoughts on superstars like Oscar De La Hoya, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Ricky Hatton, Miguel Cotto, and Bernard Hopkins as well as fight promoter Bob Arum, announcer Bob Sheridan and a host of others. The Boxing Scene recreates another year in professional boxing and adds to Hauser’s definitive record of the sport.

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Samantha Anderson

This is one of the best books that I have read so far in my life. You won't be disappointed.

Ryan Mercado

Good book this is my3 time read it love

Craig Mercado

Enjoyed the whole book can't wait to read the whole series.

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