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Aging boxer, new promoter trade blows

...he gives me some of the best small advice."Duckworth will wear two hats on Saturday: that of fighter and as a ring announcer."I am pretty good," Duckworth said. "And I like to talk, as you can tell."Duckworth stated that all the...
Reishus pieces together another sweet win

...round two and then had to be pulled apart by the referee, corner men and bouncers in round three. Van Alen asked ring announcer Bob Haag for one more round as fans cheered and booed the decision. "We have a rematch for next month," Haag said...
A stable of boxing history training fighters to learn the ropes in Juneau

...more than 2,400 bouts aided writing Abbott's 20-page plan for tonight's fight. No one will see promoter and ring announcer Bob Haag, his phone bill approaching the national deficit, contacting other fight camps, looking for anyone willing...
'Mean Machine' puts 'Thunder' on his back to win rematch

...Nelson used his legs to scissor Nichols' head and a triangle arm bar on his legs to stretch a submission hold. Ring announcer Haag gave the bout the distinction of being "fight of the night."Kevin Wilkins, 24 and 230 pounds stopped Kristopher...
Kings for a day

...Vegas to see,'' said promoter Bob Haag, who helps run the `Thursday Night Fights' in Anchorage and served as ring announcer at `King of the Ring.' ``There are some people who'll watch guys shoot a basketball, and there are some people...
Reishus saves neck from guillotine to win Roughhouse Friday while "Wildflower" Abbott feels a "Native Knockout" in first round

...on a left hook to Abbott's face and followed with an overhand right that staggered Abbott into her own corner. Ring announcer Bob Haag asked Brennan if she would return for the Southeast Showdown in May and she was affirmative. Haag then asked...
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"Mean Machine" unretires to defend heavyweight title championship in SE showdown

...for all the fighters out there."The Lightweight Championship went to Anchorage's Dalton Smart, the grandson of ring announcer Bob Haag. Smart is Anchorage's Toughman and Alaska State Lightweight Champion.It was a family affair for the...
Women top Roughhouse main event

...of pandemonium among the fans dangling near the ropes."Fights like these make me feel like a real promoter," ring announcer Bob Haag said.The tactics stayed the same throughout the three-round bout and when it was over Slack sat tiredly...
Marriages on the rocks (and trails, etc)

...Jim, "Biking has been something we have done together a lot. It has led us to do a lot of thingsRoughhouse boxing ring announcer Bob Haag, 66, and his scorekeeping wife Sandy, 64, have been married 45 years, most spent involved in the gentleman's...
Reality TV coming to Marlintini's Roughhouse ring

...have made Roughhouse Friday's at Marlintini's such a 'hit.'"It is very exciting," long-time Roughhouse ring announcer Bob Haag said. "This has been a dream of mine for some time. To get those Hollywood types out here and see what...


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