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On this day: Marvelous Marvin Hagler crushes Mustafa Hamsho in three, looks ahead to Hearns

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19
Oct

On this day: Marvelous Marvin Hagler crushes Mustafa Hamsho in three, looks ahead to Hearns

It was the fight before the fight. On Oct. 19, 1984, Marvelous Marvin Hagler scored a third-round knockout over Mustafa Hamsho...

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18
Oct

On this day: Bernard Hopkins dominates Kelly Pavlik in 170-pound catchweight clash

It was never a good idea to write off “The Executioner.” On Oct. 18, 2008, Bernard Hopkins scored a comprehensive 12-round...

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17
Oct

On this day: Roman Gonzalez stops Brian Viloria in nine, retains Ring and WBC 112-pound titles

Viva “Chocolatito.” On Oct. 17, 2015, Roman Gonzalez scored a ninth-round stoppage over Brian Viloria to retain Ring and WBC flyweight...

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14
Oct

On this day: Jermell Charlo blasts out Erickson Lubin in one round, retains WBC 154-pound title

Full energy bar taken in the blink of an eye. On Oct. 14, 2017, Jermell Charlo scored a sudden and spectacular...

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13
Oct

On this day: Nonito Donaire halts Toshiaki Nishioka, wins Ring 122-pound championship

It was “The Filipino Flash” at his very best. On October 13, 2012, Nonito Donaire successfully defended the WBO junior featherweight...

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12
Oct

On this day: Tim Bradley scores career-defining triumph over Juan Manuel Marquez

It was the night of Desert Storm’s life. On October 12, 2013, Tim Bradley retained his WBO welterweight title with a...

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29
Sep

On this day: Muhammad Ali comes through hell to best Earnie Shavers at MSG

What a chin “The Greatest” had. On Sept. 29, 1977, Muhammad Ali scored a 15-round unanimous decision over Earnie Shavers to...

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28
Sep

On this day: Muhammad Ali wins controversial decision over Ken Norton at Yankee Stadium

A legitimate victory in a close fight or a gift from the gods? On Sept. 28, 1976, Muhammad Ali won a...

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27
Sep

On this day: Marvelous Marvin Hagler slices up Alan Minter, claims middleweight crown

It was a massacre. On Sept. 27, 1980, Marvelous Marvin Hagler finally reached the top of the middleweight mountain when he...

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27
Sep

On this day: Lloyd Honeyghan halts Donald Curry in seismic upset, wins welterweight title

In terms of British fighters upsetting the odds, perhaps only Randy Turpin conquering Sugar Ray Robinson in July 1951 can...

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