Colleen Aycock

Colleen Aycock is a boxing historian, editor and co-author with Mark Scott of Joe Gans: a Biography of the First African American World Boxing Champion, McFarland, 2008, The First Black Boxing Champions: Essays on Fighters of the 1800s to the 1920s, McFarland, 2011, and Tex Rickard: Boxing’s Greatest Promoter, McFarland, 2012.

Posts by Colleen Aycock

Wham! Bam! O, What a Sham!

By interviewing so many of the second Ali-Liston fight’s participants and their direct descendants before their information slips away and is lost to us forever, Rob Sneddon has added remarkably to the history of boxing.