Quote of the Day:

Barry McGuigan

  • A pit bull is like a fighter. Every so often it needs to taste blood.
  • It is not the size of the dog in the fight that counts, but the size of the fight in the dog.
  • The trouble with boxing is that too often it ends in sadness.
  • I've spent my life navigating through sensitive issues. Not wanting to upset people.
  • Boxing is changing and training methods are slowly being dragged into the 21st century.
  • Every fighter has a story that could break your heart. We lose, we get hurt and everything comes apart. That's when it's so difficult to stay on the straight and narrow.
  • Boxing traditionally was received very well and accepted on both sides.
  • I don't want to sound obnoxious, but I like to think I brought it another step. I was able to bring people who were casually interested in boxing together.
  • I wanted to bring people together, and most importantly not feel threatened when they came to watch me box.
  • I get people to this day - I won my title 25 years ago - saying how wonderful a time they had during that dark period in our history when they came to watch me fight.