Lee Cleveland

Lee Cleveland

Lee is Managing Editor of FightSaga.com, a student of the Sweet Science and longtime boxing fan.

A gym rat in the 1990s, Lee was trained by 1976 Olympic Silver Medalist Charles Mooney and several retired seasoned pros. He was also a sparring partner for former WBA Super Middleweight Champion Steve Little who upset Michael Nunn for the WBA Super Middleweight Title in '94.

Lee created FightSaga.com to honor and preserve boxing's rich heritage, chronicle the achievements of top fighters, celebrate the legacy of big fights and provide a fun, educational experience for fight fans.  



Ward vs Smith: Odds are staggering

Jun 20, 2015 - 02:51AM ET
Lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO) will face Paul Smith (35-5, 20 KO) tonight in what will serve as the former's first fight in 19 months.  

Andre Ward on BET: Is boxer too boring to be a star?

Jun 19, 2015 - 08:54PM ET
  Lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14KOs), who hasn't fought since November 2013, faces Paul Smith Saturday night on BET (Black Entertainment Television).  

Paul Smith: Boxer makes weight an issue, comes in very heavy

Jun 19, 2015 - 08:15PM ET
Lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO) will face Paul Smith (35-5, 20 KO) Saturday night in the former's first fight in 19 months.  

Mike Tyson vs James Toney in 2015: What if?

Jun 18, 2015 - 06:17PM ET
Will two fight legends come out of retirement to face each other in the ring?  

Floyd Mayweather: Next fight against Andre Berto or Karim Mayfield?

Jun 18, 2015 - 11:23AM ET
After cruising to a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao last month, Floyd Mayweather insisted his final bout would be in September.  

Floyd Mayweather issued challenge by world's most destructive boxer

Jun 17, 2015 - 08:38PM ET
On May 2, unbeaten lineal welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) earned a twelve round unanimous decision over then-WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KOs) in the highest grossing fight in boxing history.  

Mike Tyson and Oscar De La Hoya comeback fights in 2015? Strike while it's hot

Jun 17, 2015 - 06:06PM ET
Although Oscar De La Hoya, 42, has given credence to talk of a comeback, Mike Tyson, 49, immediately dismissed recent rumors of his potential return to the ring and a possible showdown with James Toney.  

Deontay Wilder vs Molina results and takeaways

Jun 13, 2015 - 11:57PM ET
Tonight, heavyweight challenger Eric Molina did something 32 of 33 of Deontay Wilder's previous opponents couldn't do.  

Wilder vs Molina odds: Greater than Mike Tyson vs Buster Douglas?

Jun 13, 2015 - 07:54PM ET
Tonight, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (33-0, 32 KO) will face unheralded Eric Molina (23-2, 17 KO) on Showtime.  

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Don King takes credit for ridiculous purses

Jun 13, 2015 - 06:52PM ET
History was made as fight legends Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, boxing's best, finally faced each other in the ring on May 2.  

Chris Arreola: Next fight July 18 on CBS

Jun 13, 2015 - 04:20PM ET
Popular heavyweight contender Chris Arreola (36-4, 31 KO) will fight next on July 18 against an opponent yet to be named.  
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Boxing schedule | HBO, Showtime and BoxNation: Jun 13

Jun 13, 2015 - 02:03PM ET
Boxing returns tonight on HBO, Showtime and BoxNation.  
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Andre Ward: Why is a former Olympic gold medalist not mainstream in U.S.?

Jun 20, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
There's no arguing Andre Ward's (27-0, 14 KO) status as a fighter.  
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Wilder vs Molina purses: "A good step in the right direction"

Jun 11, 2015 - 08:43PM ET
So how much will WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder generate for fighting Eric Molina on Saturday night?