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Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame Induction

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  • BARE KNUCKLE BOXING HALL OF FAME Class of 2016 President Scott Burt announces finalized members! Belfast, New York - ORIGINAL PIONEER AND BOXER INDUCTEES: Current American Undefeated 44-0 BKB Heavyweight Champion Dan Batchelder (First to be recognized since 1882), Our First-Ever Living International Inductee (Undefeated fighter, author, and inspiration for the movie “Knuckle”) James Quinn McDonagh, 1879 American Lightweight Champion Arthur Chambers, 1879 Australian Champion Larry Foley, and the iconic National Police Gazette! HONORARY INDUCTEES (post-1889): Champion John J. Corbett who defeated John L. Sullivan for first gloved title in 1892, Boxing News Magazine(since 1909), The Ring Magazine(since 1922), and The USA Boxing News (instrumental in upstate New York boxing)! PERSON OF THE YEAR: Rochester Boxing HOF president Bob Collins! Undefeated 71-0 World BKB Champion Bobby Gunn to be in attendance too! It doesn’t get any better than this folks! Induction Day is Saturday, July 9, in Belfast, New York. SRBURT@AOL.COM/text 585-610-3326

Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame
  • 5 West Hughes St
  • Belfast, NY 14711