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.  

 Fightsagacom@gmail.com 

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Khan vs Algieri scores: Who does a close fight favor?

May 29, 2015 - 05:33PM ET
Tonight, from Barlays Center in Brooklyn, New York, former WBA and IBF Super Lightweight Champion Amir “King” Khan (30-3, 19 KOs) faces former WBO 140 titlist Chris Algieri (20-1, 8 KOs) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions.'  
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Boxing schedule: Spike TV, HBO & BoxNation | May 29 - Jun 6

May 29, 2015 - 11:37AM ET
Big-time boxing on a Friday night?  
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Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan: Upset would make Brit an international icon?

May 29, 2015 - 10:26AM ET
Social media suggests Amir Khan, not Gennady Golovkin or Canelo Alvarez, may have the greatest potential to become boxing's biggest star in the post Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao era.  
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Southpaw movie: America's love affair with boxing

May 28, 2015 - 11:55PM ET
For all intents and purposes, the movie 'Southpaw,' scheduled to release July 24, is already a hit.  
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Algieri vs Khan: Reasons to get motivated for the underdog

May 28, 2015 - 07:36PM ET
Very few, if any, give Chris Algieri a chance to defeat Amir Khan tomorrow night.  
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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: Does fighter have CTE?

May 28, 2015 - 03:35PM ET
Yesterday, former middleweight boxing champion Jermain Taylor, while already at a lockdown rehab center in Little Rock, allegedly assaulted another man.  
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Miguel Cotto vs Daniel Geale: Speed is what we need

May 27, 2015 - 11:33PM ET
"... But first you gotta get speed. Demon speed. Speed's what we need. We need greasy, fast speed!"  
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Coffee and weight loss: Java before workouts boosts the metabolism

May 27, 2015 - 04:22PM ET
On a hot summer day in 1995, a fighter walked in the gym with a cup of coffee.  
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50 Cent: Bankruptcy announcement bad sign for boxing?

May 27, 2015 - 12:24PM ET
According to TMZ, 50 Cent's boxing company, SMS Promotions, filed for bankruptcy on Monday.  
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Canelo Alvarez vs Miguel Cotto: Why Mexican may have big advantage

May 26, 2015 - 07:51PM ET
If Miguel Cotto defeats Daniel Geale next Saturday, the former must face 24 year old sensation Canelo Alvarez this fall.  
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Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Can Brit do what Manny Pacquiao didn't?

May 25, 2015 - 06:09PM ET
Will Amir Khan finally face Floyd Mayweather on September 12?  
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Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan: Does The Money Team really want this?

May 25, 2015 - 01:58PM ET
Since Floyd Mayweather defeated Canelo Alvarez in September 2013, boxing superstar Amir Khan has been lobbying to no end to get the former in the ring.  
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Keith Thurman and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr: 'Next fight' opponents confirmed

May 25, 2015 - 11:51AM ET
Perhaps at different stages of their respective careers, popular pugilists Keith Thurman and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr have lined up 'next fight' opposition.  
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Drinking urine for health and vigor: Can pee improve athletic performance?

May 24, 2015 - 04:43PM ET
Prior to his 2009 superfight with Floyd Mayweather Jr, fight legend Juan Manuel Marquez garnered mainstream headlines for partaking in a rather unusal custom.  
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Miguel Cotto to fight a light heavyweight June 6?

May 23, 2015 - 05:58PM ET
Lineal middleweight champion Miguel Cotto returns for the first time in a year on June 6 to face Daniel Geale.  
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