Nigel Collins pays tribute to Roger Mayweather, who died this week at the age of 58
Author - Nigel Collins
Nigel Colllins began covering boxing in 1972 and joined The Ring’s editorial staff in 1984. Served two terms as editor-in-chief of The Ring (1985-1988 & 1998-2011). He was also the editor-in-chief of KO and World Boxing and his book, Boxing Babylon (1987), achieved universal praise. Currently working as a columnist for ESPN.com and as a contributor to Boxing News and Ringside Seat. Inducted into the Pennsylvania Boxing Hall of Fame (2003), International Boxing Hall of Fame (2015) and Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame (2019). Winner of the Rocky Marciano Award (2002) and the James J. Walker Award (2008).
Gary Russell sees off ‘King Tug’ but it’s a dreary affair, writes Nigel Collins at ringside