Showing 1 - 18 of 208 Stories for Thomas Hearns
'The Fight's Over, Joe'
... from Zale-Graziano to Leonard-Hearns—none are more fiercely bound by a .... Frazier had done nothing to earn the caricature of Uncle Tom, but Ali had ...
It's a Wrap Thomas Hearns ended his glorious career not with a bang but a sprain
Apr 17, 2000 ... Too bad that so many people will now remember Thomas Hearns, one of the greatest fighters ever, limping back to his corner after turning his ...
FOURTH TITLE FOR THOMAS Thomas Hearns knocked out Juan Roldan to gain a singular boxing niche
Nov 9, 1987 ... THOMAS HEARNS BLOCKED OUT ALL the noise and glitter around the ... knocking out Roldan in the fourth round, Hearns claimed the WBC
The Dreamer Adulation has come at last to Detroit's Thomas Hearns ...
TOMMY: Some folks say you're just about the best boxer in the whole world. SUGAR RAY: Too true, my man. I'm the boss boxer. As for you, you're just a puncher ...
SUGAR SHOULD FROST HIM
Thomas Hearns is an imposing physical presence, but in the showdown fight for ... the Sugar Ray Leonard-Thomas Hearns welterweight title conciliation fight ...
EASY DOESN'T DO IT Thomas Hearns defeated Michael Olajide but wasn't very impressive
May 7, 1990 ... Olajide last Saturday night at the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, Tommy Hearns eased ... ''This fight was not the real Thomas Hearns,'' he said after
The Last Of The Legends Thomas Hearns, unlike three former illustrious peers, is still a champion
Jun 17, 1991 ... fourth legend, 32-year-old Thomas Hearns. ''No, thank you,'' said. Hearns a few days before his June 3 fight with unbeaten WBA light
A Detroit Tiger For Sure Thomas Hearns was burning bright in Motown, stopping Pipino Cuevas to win the WBA welterweight championship
Aug 11, 1980 ... A Detroit Tiger For Sure Thomas Hearns was burning bright in Motown, stopping Pipino Cuevas to win the WBA welterweight championship.
Big Wheel In Motor City Detroit fans can't get enough of unbeaten welterweight Thomas Hearns, but his 28 foes beg to differ. Next week WBA champ Jose (Pipino) Cuevas hooks up with the Cobra
Jul 28, 1980 ... Big Wheel In Motor City Detroit fans can't get enough of unbeaten welterweight Thomas Hearns, but his 28 foes beg to differ. Next week WBA ...
Back with a Bang Iran Barkley cemented his comeback with a bruising split decision over Thomas Hearns to win the WBA light heavyweight crown
Mar 30, 1992 ... Back with a Bang Iran Barkley cemented his comeback with a bruising split decision over Thomas Hearns to win the WBA light heavyweight ...
An open-and-shut case
The day went winningly from the start. Over breakfast at the Dunes Hotel in Las Vegas last Sunday, Thomas Hearns bet $15 on a keno card and won $1900.
ANOTHER CLASSIC Sugar Ray Leonard survived two knockdowns and escaped with a draw in a thrilling rematch against Thomas Hearns
Jun 19, 1989 ... SOME THOUGHT IT WAS A MATTER of eight years, this rematch between. Sugar Ray Leonard, 33, and Thomas Hearns, 30, but what it came ...
There Was No Doubting Thomas
Jun 25, 1984 ... By stopping Roberto Duran in two rounds, Thomas Hearns retained his ... he saw Hearns's right hand screaming toward his unprotected head.
AN IRAN YOU CAN ROOT FOR With his surprising KO of WBC middleweight champion Thomas Hearns, Iran Barkley is an underdog no more
Jun 20, 1988 ... AN IRAN YOU CAN ROOT FOR With his surprising KO of WBC middleweight champion Thomas Hearns, Iran Barkley is an underdog no more.
Eight Minutes Of Fury
... and Thomas Hearns hammered at each other with a fury that spent itself only after Hearns had been saved by the protecting arms of referee Richard Steele.
Punching and praying
Mar 8, 1982 ... As Sugar Ray Leonard rides his magic carousel, grabbing every brass ring and transmuting it to gold, Thomas Hearns rides a teeter-totter.
The Hitman Becomes The Hit-And-Run Man
Dec 13, 1982 ... It has been the lot of Thomas Hearns to be regarded solely as a cannon, something to be rolled into a ring to reduce an opponent to rubble.