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.  



Juan Manuel Marquez set to retire?

Aug 02, 2014 - 09:38PM ET
Legendary former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40KO) may hang 'em up after all.  
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Bernard Hopkins,49, to face Sergey Kovalev in November

Aug 02, 2014 - 10:11AM ET
If WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev defeats Blake Caparello (19-0-1, 6 KOs) tonight, he will face fight legend and current IBF/WBA champion Bernard Hopkins in a November unification bout on HBO.  

Carl Froch vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr on tap for January?

Jul 30, 2014 - 02:11PM ET
WBA and IBF Super Middleweight Champion Carl Froch (33-2, 24 KO) wants entry into the proverbial 'Julio Cesar Chavez Sweepstakes.'  

Mayweather vs Maidana 2 PPV start time: Showtime makes big tweak for customer experience

Jul 27, 2014 - 03:08PM ET
When at least two of the three pay-per-view (PPV) undercard bouts go the distance, the main event usually takes place pretty late on the east coast, especially when all of the fights are scheduled for twelve rounds.  

Gennady Golovkin: Is 'GGG' a top 5 pound-for-pound fighter?

Jul 27, 2014 - 09:24AM ET
WBA middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) orchestrated an impressive third round knockout of former world champion Daniel Geale (30-3, 16 KOs) Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  

Roy Jones Jr returns with a knockout (Video)

Jul 26, 2014 - 04:48PM ET
Tonight former four division world champion and boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. (58-8, 41 KO’s) returned to the ring in Riga, Latvia.  
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Bernard Hopkins vs Sergey Kovalev in November?

Jul 20, 2014 - 02:54PM ET
The legendary B-HOP is gunning to take on one of the most destructive fighters in boxing today.  

Sergio Martinez: Next fight options for boxer who will continue on

Jul 20, 2014 - 03:03AM ET
Former lineal middleweight world champion and previous top 10 pound-for-pound sensation Sergio Martinez (51-3-2, 28 KOs) recently announced his decision to continue his career.  

Metabolism, water and weight loss: Can drinking H2O before meals help you on the scale?

Aug 07, 2014 - 12:00AM ET
So you're an amateur or pro who loves to indulge and, as a result, has to kill yourself to make weight.  

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.  



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