WHAT IS THE BEST CITY IN THE WORLD FOR PRO­DUC­ING BOX­ERS?

Boxing News - - Opinion -

WILL MOF­FAT

Ac­cra, Ghana. Joshua Clottey (and the whole Clottey fam­ily), Azumah Nel­son, Ike Quartey and many oth­ers. Even more specif­i­cally they all came from the Bukom sub­urb, in­cred­i­ble.

ARIEL MARTZ

San Juan, Puerto Rico. Even though some Puerto Ri­can box­ers were born in dif­fer­ent parts of the Is­land, San Juan was their train­ing ground. They’ve got the most box­ers per square mile in the world.

BRETT ED­WARDS

Philadel­phia. Thou­sands of fight­ers with cham­pi­onship tal­ent never even got a name in that city.

BRIAN FIND­LAY

Bangkok for the lower weights cer­tainly. Ha­vana for the ama­teurs.

NOCONA RIDGE

Grand Rapids, Michi­gan has pro­duced two all-time greats over the years in Floyd May­weather Jnr and James Toney. Michi­gan as a whole is a hot­bed of tal­ent.

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