William Harrison "Jack" Dempsey was a heavy weight champion from His nickname was "The Manassa Mauler". His aggressive fight style made him one of the most popular boxers. He is also a member of the boxing hall of fame.
The bout took place on April 1985 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Longtime middleweight champion Marvin Hagler was taking on junior middleweight champion Tommy Hearns. Everyone expected it to be a.
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Cornelius Johannes "Corrie" Sanders (1966-2012) Age 46 fatally shot in an armed robbery at a restaurant in Brits, South Africa. Sanders was a South African professional boxer. In 2003 he became the WBO heavyweight champion when he defeated Vladimir Klitschko via second-round knockout, in what is considered one of the biggest upsets in heavyweight boxing history: The Ring magazine named it the upset of the year. A southpaw fighter with a long reach, Sanders was known for carrying devastating…
“Marvelous” Marvin Hagler and Tommy “Hitman” Hearns hold up a mock-up of a boxing poster at a New York press conference promoting their 1985 fight