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.  



Pacquiao vs Algieri: Promoters must get creative to salvage this one

Jul 17, 2014 - 08:46PM ET
WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri (20-0, 8KOs), a relative unknown to anyone not a diehard boxing fan, will face superstar MannyPacquiao (56-5-2, 38KOs) for PacMan's WBO welterweight crown on November 22nd at the Venetian in Macau, China.  

Canelo Alvarez vs Erislandy Lara: 4 reasons Saul's stock may have risen

Jul 13, 2014 - 05:10PM ET
In March, Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (then 43-1-1, 31 KO), in a grand display of speed, accuracy and sheer brutality, defeated Alfredo Angulo, earning a 10th Round stoppage over the battle-toughened "El Perro."  

Canelo vs Lara: Scoring controversy

Jul 13, 2014 - 02:12AM ET
In a non-title affair fought at a catchweight of 155 lbs, former jr middleweight champion Saul Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) won an arguably controversial split decision over WBA super welterweight champion Erislandy Lara (19-2-2, 12 KOs) last night.  

Canelo vs Lara odds: Will Alvarez's popularity influence perceptions?

Jul 12, 2014 - 05:24PM ET
Still trying to decide on whether to order tonight's Canelo vs Lara bout?  

Boxing Schedule | Showtime, BoxNation and Sky Sports, July 12

Jul 12, 2014 - 02:04PM ET
Tonight is a big one in boxing.  

Canelo vs Lara: PPV price in the U.S, fight time and odds

Jul 12, 2014 - 01:14PM ET
Tonight, rising superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez will face the explosive and dangerous Cuban Erislandy Lara for jr middleweight supremacy.  
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Manny Pacquiao: Thrashed on Twitter by Paul Malignaggi

Jul 01, 2014 - 06:57PM ET
Did superstar Manny Pacquiao have some "extra help" a few years back?  

Canelo vs Lara PPV numbers: De La Hoya expects hefty returns

Jun 30, 2014 - 02:54AM ET
Superstar and former jr middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KO) will face Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KO) on July 12th on Showtime Pay Per View (PPV).  

Canelo Alvarez vs Lara: Common opponent makes prediction

Jun 29, 2014 - 02:18PM ET
Austin Trout (26-2, 14 KOs), who lost consecutive bouts to Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara by decision last year, has a definitive pick for Alvarez vs Lara which will take place July 12.  

Shannon Briggs, 4-0 in comeback, punishes foe (Video)

Jun 29, 2014 - 11:47AM ET
While he failed to orchestrate an opening round knockout for the first time in four fights, former WBO heavyweight title-holder Shannon Briggs (55-6-1, 48 KOs) ripped Raphael Zumbano Love (34-8-1, 27 KOs) en route to winning unanimous decision over 12…  
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50 Cent: Will tonight mark the emergence of the new 'Don King?'

Jun 28, 2014 - 05:10PM ET
In 1974, a little-known boxing promoter coordinated what would later be known as the 'The Rumble in the Jungle,' a heavyweight title bout between defending champion George Foreman and popular challenger Muhammad Ali.  

World Cup: Facts for non fans

Jun 22, 2014 - 02:07PM ET
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