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OH, BROTHERS—THEY PUT PUNCH INTO IT
By Pat Putnam. Aug. ... They prayed together often, the fighters and their coaches —Pat Nappi, a quiet Italian-American from Syracuse, N.Y. and Tom Johnson, ...
The Night They Called It A Daze
Larry Holmes's WBC title and his big payday with Gerry Cooney are still safe, but Renaldo Snipes nearly knocked both for a loop
Doom in the Desert
The ravages of age and his training regimen left Muhammad Ali helpless before the swift fists of Larry Holmes
Eight Minutes Of Fury
Marvin Hagler unleashed an all-out assault against Thomas Hearns to retain his middleweight crown
NOW THE FAT'S IN THE FIRE
Hefty George Foreman moved a step closer to a title fight with Mike Tyson by making quick work of Gerry Cooney. By Pat Putnam · Jan.
Better Not Sell the Old Man Short
The Holmes-Ali title bout once figured to be a grotesque mismatch. It'll be anything but
The Unlikeliest Homeboy
For all his fame and fortune, Jordan is, at heart, just a Carolina kid called Mike
Sugar Should Frost Him
Thomas Hearns is an imposing physical presence, but in the showdown fight for the welterweight title, he'll find Sugar Ray Leonard too quick and too good
Where Buffalo Roams
The old order changeth, yielding place to new," said King Arthur as he sailed off on his barge. So it may well be in the Atlantic Division, where ...
Then All the Joy Turned To Sorrow
It was a glorious day in Vegas for Ray Mancini until he found what it had cost challenger Duk-Koo Kim