Issue | Letters | Premium | Sep 17 2019

10 of boxing’s best road warriors

DeMarcus Corley, featured in this week's Boxing News, is without doubt boxing’s premier road warrior in 2019, but many others have walked a similar path
Glen Johnson
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1. Eddie Perkins

In a 20-year pro career, Perkins boxed in 24 different countries and was stopped just once in 98 fights. As well as his native USA, he boxed in Mexico, Venezuela, Italy, France, Czechoslovakia, Japan, Jamaica, Canada, Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Ecuador, England, South Africa, Argentina, Brazil, Denmark, Japan, Austria, Chile, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico and Germany.