Boxing Hall of Fame
November 6, 1981 – Larry is dropped but comes back to stop Snipes in round 11.
November 5, 1977 – Sugar Ray Leonard is at his punching best here on the undercard of Ken Norton vs Jimmy Young. Larry Holmes stopped Ibar Arrington on the show.
November 1, 1985 -Mike’s last fight with Cus D’amato – Iron Mike KO’s Sterling Benjamin – Cus dies 3 days later.
October 29, 1960 -Muhammad Ali vs Tunney Hunsaker – The beginning of an era. “The Greatest”
October 28, 1978 – In one of the most anticipated fights in history – two legendary Latino warriors battle in San Juan. Wilfredo Gomez of Puerto rico stops Carlos Zarate of Mexico.
October 27, 1931 — The great Panama Al Brown defends his bantamweight title with a decision over Eugene Huat in the Forum in Montreal.
October 26, 1951 – In one of the most dramatic fights of all time – The “Brown Bomber”Joe Louis comes out of retirement to take on the “Brockton Blockbuster” Rocky Marciano. The last fight in the legendary career of Joe Louis.
October 26, 1970 – Muhammad Ali returns to the ring and scores a TKO victory over tough Jerry Quarry in Atlanta Georgia. Superstar entertainer Bill Cosby does the color commentary.
October 25, 1985 – Mike Tyson scores a spectacular one punch knockout over big Robert Colay