Skip to comments.Bert Sugar dead at 74, long time journalist and boxing historian loses battle with lung cancer
Posted on 03/26/2012 10:50:49 AM PDT by EveningStar
Boxing suffered a great loss Sunday when the sports legendary journalist and historian Bert Sugar died at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco of a heart attack following a lengthy battle with lung cancer. He was 74.
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Always liked his writing and insights into the world of boxing.
Mr. Sugar’s stories were a hallmark of his reporting.
He was an original.
I always enjoyed hearing him on those espn classic boxing shows. He seemed like the type of guy who could talk to you all night about boxing history.
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