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"When Fights Were Fights"





108th ANNUAL NEW ENGLAND AMATEUR BOXING FEDERATION SEMI-FINALS (1993)


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Join producer John Horrigan, brawler Peter McGowan and former welterweight champion Paulie Stivaletta as they bring you ringside for boxing action on ATLANTIC BOXING TELEVISION






PAUL STIVALETTA WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHT (1960)










Episode 1: Fight 1 - Dudez vs. Reeves (106 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Marco Dudez (white) vs. Danny Reeves (Red)
WEIGHT CLASS: 106
RUNNING TIME: 9:05

RATING:


COMMENTS: This was the first fight ever recorded by ABT. Peter is very confused and mixes up the fighter's names and Paulie is confused by Peter. Confusion would be Peter's signature over the next 4 years of ABT. The first fight from the television series was a 106-lb matchup between Marco Dudez (white) and Danny Reeves (red) at the 108th annual New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in the Whitman Armory in Whitman, Massachusetts. Peter McGowan is joined by Paulie Stivaletta with the ringside call of the fight.

WATCH FIGHT











Episode 1: Fight 2 - Smith /Jones (116 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Jones (Black) vs. Smith (Blue)
WEIGHT CLASS: 116
RUNNING TIME: 9:26

RATING:


COMMENTS: Two bogus names for two illegal fighters. Peter, once again, mixes up the fighter's names. A 116-lb match between Jones (black) and Smith (red) at the 108th annual New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in the Whitman Armory in Whitman, Massachusetts. Peter McGowan is joined by Paulie Stivaletta with the ringside call of the fight.

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Episode 2 - Paul Stivaletta (Toughest Fight)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
RUNNING TIME: 8:55

RATING:


COMMENTS: Peter McGowan has Paulie recall his toughest pro fight and his training methodology.

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Episode 2: Fight 1 - Vasconsalles vs. Riviera (156 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Dale Vasconsalles (red corner) vs. Anthony Riviera (blue corner)
WEIGHT CLASS: 156
RUNNING TIME: 8:37

RATING:


COMMENTS: A 156-lb match between Vasconsalles (red corner) and Riviera (blue corner) at the 108th annual New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in the Whitman Armory in Whitman, Massachusetts. Peter McGowan is joined by Paulie Stivaletta with the ringside call of the fight.

WATCH FIGHT











Episode 2: Fight 2 - Delgado vs. Gates (178 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: John Delgado (red) vs. Brian Gates (blue)
WEIGHT CLASS: 178
RUNNING TIME: 7:08

RATING:


COMMENTS: A 178-lb match between Delgado (red) and Gates (blue) at the 108th annual New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in the Whitman Armory in Whitman, Massachusetts. John Horrigan is joined by Paulie Stivaletta with the ringside call of the fight.

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Episode 3: Paul Stivaletta (Jack Dempsey/Marvin Hagler)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
RUNNING TIME: 4:21

RATING:


COMMENTS: Peter McGowan has Paulie talk about some great fights, including the Marvin Hagler and Jack Dempsey matches.

WATCH INTERVIEW











Episode 3: Fight 1/Part 1 - James vs. Rodrigues (106 lbs)



Episode 3: Fight 1/Part 2 - James vs. Rodrigues (106 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Bob James (yellow) vs. Jose Rodrigues (blue)
WEIGHT CLASS: 106
RUNNING TIME: 8:32 (Part I) / 4:11 (Part II)

RATING:


COMMENTS: A 106-lb match between James (yellow) and Rodrigues (blue) at the 108th annual New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in the Whitman Armory in Whitman, Massachusetts. John Horrigan is joined by Paulie Stivaletta with the ringside call of the fight.

WATCH FIGHT (Part I)


WATCH FIGHT (Part II)



PART I




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bywtHlglP30PART II









Episode 4: Paul Stivaletta (Rocky Marciano)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
RUNNING TIME: 1:56

RATING:


COMMENTS: Peter McGowan has Paulie talk about the great Rocky Marciano.

WATCH INTERVIEW











Episode 4: Paul Stivaletta (Yesterday and Today)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
RUNNING TIME: 6:18

RATING:


COMMENTS: Paulie talks to Peter McGowan about the difference between today's boxers and the fighters of the Great Era and the improvements in training.

WATCH INTERVIEW











Episode 4: Fight 1 - Shea vs. Rivera (132 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Frank Shea (Dark Blue Top) vs. Elmas Rivera (Light Blue Top)
WEIGHT CLASS: 132
RUNNING TIME: 9:44

RATING:


COMMENTS: John Horrigan and Paul Stivaletta call a 132-lb semi-final match between Elmas Rivera (light blue top) and Frank Shea (dark blue top) at the New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals in Whitman, Massachusetts.

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Episode 4: Fight 2 - Tuck vs. Silva (132 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Chris Tuck (Black Trunks) vs. Lenny Silva (Red Head Gear)
WEIGHT CLASS: 132
RUNNING TIME: 9:27

RATING:


COMMENTS: Peter McGowan and Paul Stivaletta call a 132-lb semi-final slugfest between Chris Tuck and Lenny Silva at the New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals in Whitman, Massachusetts.

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Episode 5: Fight 1 - Rosoff vs. Roman (147 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Tom Rosoff (White Top) vs. Alberto Roman (Red Top)
WEIGHT CLASS: 147
RUNNING TIME: 9:59

RATING:


COMMENTS: Peter McGowan and Paul Stivaletta call a 147-lb semi-final battle between Tom Rosoff and Alberto Roman at the New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals in Whitman, Massachusetts. Peter screws up the fighter's names.

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Episode 5: Fight 2 - Christaros vs. LeBlanc (147 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Joe Christaros (Black Top) vs. Jim LeBlanc (White Top)
WEIGHT CLASS: 147
RUNNING TIME: 9:41

RATING:


COMMENTS: John Horrigan and Paul Stivaletta call a 147-lb semi-final slugfest between Joe Christaros and James LeBlanc at the New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals in Whitman, Massachusetts.

WATCH FIGHT










Episode 5: Paul Stivaletta (Tom and Peter McNeeley)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
RUNNING TIME: 8:28

RATING:


COMMENTS: Paul Stivaletta interviews former light heavyweight world champion Tom McNeeley and his son, former heavyweight contender Peter McNeeley.

WATCH INTERVIEW











Episode 6: Fight 1 - Belmar vs. Attardo (156 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Tom Attardo (Red Top) vs. Mickey Belmar (Blue Top)
WEIGHT CLASS: 156
RUNNING TIME: 9:56

RATING:


COMMENTS: John Horrigan and Paul Stivaletta call a 156-lb matchup between Tom Attardo (red top) and Mickey Belmar (blue top) at the 1993 New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in Whitman , Mass in December of 1993.

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Episode 6: Paul Stivaletta (Nick Previti and Bill Connolly)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
RUNNING TIME: 5:04

RATING:


COMMENTS: Paul Stivaletta interviews former lightweight champion and current boxing head official Nick Previti along with NEABF Vice President Bill Connolly.

WATCH INTERVIEW











Episode 6: Fight 2/Part 1 - Bonner vs. Pemberton (165 lbs)



Episode 6: Fight 2/Part 2 - Bonner vs. Pemberton (165 lbs)



EVENT: New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals
LOCATION: Whitman Armory - Whitman, MA
DATE: December, 1993
FIGHTERS: Pat Bonner (Aqua top) vs. Scott Pemberton (Black top)
WEIGHT CLASS: 165
RUNNING TIME: 8:18 (Part I) / 6:50 (Part II)

RATING:


COMMENTS: A 165-lb match between Pat Bonner (aqua top) and Scott Pemberton (black top) at the 108th annual New England Amateur Boxing Federation Semi-Finals held in the Whitman Armory in Whitman, Massachusetts. John Horrigan is joined by Paulie Stivaletta with the ringside call of the fight.

WATCH FIGHT (Part I)


WATCH FIGHT (Part II)



PART I




PART II









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