November 18th, 2009 By Pedro FernandezCHARLES A KING AMONG BROADCASTERS
San Francisco, CA- Sho Box’s blow by blow announcer Nick Charles was one of CNN’s first stars. With a million dollar smile and two heads of hair, Nick has always been held in high regards by fans and peers alike.
AWARDS INCLUDED CABLE’S EMMY THE “ACE”
Last year Charles won the Sam Taub award for outstanding broadcasting in 2008, and was twice awarded Cable’s Ace award for his work with CNN. Earlier in 2009, he was diagnosed with a rare and deadly form of Cancer. A classy guy from hair to toe, it is with great honor that we hereby induct Nick Charles into the Ring Talk’s “Wall of Fame.” We thank Nick for his contributions to boxing and broadcasting alike, and we wish him and his family the very best!