This astonishing descent into drug and gambling addiction will blow your mind. It certainly blew Mark Hobson's
Author - Tris Dixon
Tris Dixon has covered boxing at all levels for more than two decades. He is the former editor of Boxing News and has written for the publication since 2002. Now, he hosts BT Sport’s No Filter Boxing programme and presents the Boxing Life Stories podcast. He also contributes to The Ring, Boxing Scene and Hannibal Boxing. He first wrote about boxing in 1996 and has subsequently covered the sport in more than a dozen countries, over four continents. He has authored three books about boxing: The Road to Nowhere, Money: The Life and Fast Times of Floyd Mayweather, and War and Peace: My Story, which he ghostwrote for UK boxing hero Ricky Hatton. He is also on The Ring ratings panel and an elector for the International Boxing Hall of Fame.
Philadelphia, once a proud fight town full of life, has changed dramatically this century. There are some clues to what came before but not nearly...