Antonio Tarver has some obstacles to overcome if he’s going to defeat Steve Cunningham in their heavyweight battle in Newark, New Jersey, on Friday night.
The third time Steve Cunningham hit the canvas, only to bounce right back up with the sudden recoil of a sprung mousetrap, you began to wonder if the man’s legs were corked with bedsprings.
Antonio Tarver is the voice of ringside analysis on Spike TV. Which makes it kind of tricky when he’s actually fighting on Spike TV.
Antonio Tarver's lingering regret is that he didn't debut as a heavyweight in reality after portraying one in a movie.
Steve Cunningham’s talking about making things fly—fists and F-14s alike. This is how the conversation tends to go when you’re speaking with a fighter who first entered the boxing ring circuitously, by way of an aircraft carrier.
Antonio Tarver will be right at home tonight.
Antonio Tarver is stepping out from behind the mic and back into the ring.