In This Corner — Then and Now
In This Corner is a weekly podcast where you'll hear Mike Mittman’s take on the boxing world. For over 40 years Mike has been involved in every aspect of the fight game – from former president of the National Veteran Boxers' Association to one of today’s major boxing commentators announcing fights around the globe. From 1978 to 1996 he hosted “In This Corner” — an award-winning TV show that featured guests such as Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Sugar Ray Leonard, Thomas Hearns, Lennox Lewis, Emile Griffith, Jake LaMotta, Carmen Basilio, and the legendary list goes on. He currently co-hosts the syndicated TV show with the Hall of Fame Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes “What The Heck Were They Thinking?!” produced by Service Electric Cable Television — the founders of cable TV.
Every week you’ll hear the latest news on the biggest upcoming fights — including friendly betting odds on these bouts. Relive some of the most celebrated classic bouts ever and also learn about some of the biggest legends in the sport with the segment entitled “A Look Back in Boxing History.” Guests include top current and former fighters, referees and other officials, promoters, managers, trainers, and writers. Enjoy this no-holds-barred discussion on the sport of pugilism. If you’re a fight fan — this podcast is a knockout.
Mike Mittman, Larry Holmes — 1978
Gerry Cooney, Mike Mittman, Larry Holmes, Mike Tyson — 2014
Steve Mittman (Mike Mittman's son) — following in his father's footsteps with the love for boxing — is the Executive Producer of In This Corner. He is also a professional boxing ring announcer and has worked for numerous Larry Holmes' promotions, Peltz Boxing Promotions, Iron Mike Tyson Productions, and many others throughout PA, NJ, & DE and has been seen on multiple TV networks — including NBC and ESPN.