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Terra Ramirez knows what it's like to be a victim -- and to victimize.
Tony Duran was a fighter -- but life put him on the ropes.
The local Golden Gloves contest hits the spot.
Bill Daniels made a fortune bringing cable to the West. But would he agree with how his legacy is being spent?
After a bullet wound and a year's delay, boxer Rashiem Jefferson is back.
The Blair-Caldwell Library is ready for its close-up
From the week of April 17, 2003
This gym is an emotional rec.
Educated in the school of hard knocks, Terri and Arturo Jr. still come out fighting.
Young fighters descend on Denver for the Golden Gloves.
Modest Mouse, the band that would be indie rock's king, navigates a major-label existence.
A hometown fighter gets a title shot.
The kids in Denver’s Police Activities League learn all about playing to win.
Colorado boxing continues to take a beating--for now.
Wild Bill Hardney keeps getting knocked down. And he gets right back up.
YES, THERE REALLY IS A REASON JACK DEMPSEY WAS CALLED THE MANASSA MAULER.
AT GEORGE MURRAY'S JUNKYARD, PARTING OUT IS SUCH SWEET SORROW.DEARLY DE-PARTED INSIDE GEORGE MURRAY'S FINAL RUSTING PLACE.
NINE-YEAR-OLD JOE SILVA WAS READY TO FIGHT--UNTIL POLITICS GOT IN THE WAY.LOW BLOWS EVERYONE IN COLORADO'S FIGHT GAME LOVES A GOOD BRAWL--FROM THE LITTLEST BOXER TO THE TOP OFFICIAL.
The Bills. Live with it.