Why boxing’s return to Roland-Garros is an event

Forty-seven years later, boxing will make its comeback this Friday evening at Roland Garros, for a meeting during which the Frenchmen Tony Yoka and Souleymane Cissokho will fight in particular. They will thus succeed the great Marcel Thil, Marcel Cerdan or Jean-Claude Bouttier. No clay courts, “vamos”, and silence imposed during the exchanges. But a … Continue reading Why boxing’s return to Roland-Garros is an event