Tag: Marvelous Marvin Hagler

The Greatest Fight of All Time? – Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler Go to War in a Bout For the Ages

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 09/25/2019

(Excerpt from Marvin Hagler Career Piece)

Iconic Undisputed Middleweight Champion 👑🇺🇸Marvelous Marvin Hagler (60-2-2, 50KO👊) had his eyes set on the defense record established by 🇦🇷Carlos Monzon (14), and Marvin was looking to make the 11th successful defense of his RING/WBA/WBC/IBF world titles…but to get there, he would have to run through another fellow legend in order to keep the ball rolling on his standing as king of the division.

There had been long tensions brewing between two of the most dominant pugilists in the sport of boxing in the 1980’s, and the pot began to boil as a blockbuster super-fight was agreed upon for a date on 🗓️April 15th, 1985 between Hagler, and ever-dangerous reigning RING/WBC Super-Welterweight World Champion 👑🇺🇸Thomas “The Hitman” Hearns (40-1-0, 34KO👊). They had something agreed upon 3 years prior, but had to call the fight off due to a hand injury that Tommy suffered, so they went their own ways. Continue reading “The Greatest Fight of All Time? – Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler Go to War in a Bout For the Ages”

Combat Sparring Session🥊🥊: (Week of March 21st)

By Tré Berry & Jon Uddin🖊️🖊️ | 03/18/2021

This past weekend, the little warriors took to center stage as Thailand’s Super-Flyweight power puncher Srisaket Sor Rungvisai positioned himself for a title shot, Estrada and Chocolatito squared off in their long awaited rematch, and the boxing world is reeling after losing an All Time Great. Continue reading “Combat Sparring Session🥊🥊: (Week of March 21st)”

A Boxing Giant Leaves Us Too Early, Rest in Piece to a Legend’s Legend, Marvelous Marvin Hagler 📰

Man, this is difficult news to break. Per a written release from his wife Gia, we have lost 👑🇺🇸Marvelous Marvin Hagler unexpectedly at the age of 66. Details surrounding his death are still currently unknown. Born on May 23rd, 1954, through sheer heart, grit, and skill, he turned himself into the ultimate weapon of boxing, to become arguably the greatest all-around Middleweight to ever 🥊🥊lace ’em up, and certainly one of the best to ever grace the profession.

Champion Alan Minter Loses his Bout With Cancer (1951-2020) 📰

Rest in piece to former Undisputed Middleweight World Champion 🥉🇬🇧Alan Minter, who we learned has passed away yesterday, unfortunately succumbing to his lengthy battle with cancer.  He was 69 years old.  His legacy was spearheaded from winning an Olympic Bronze-Medal at the Munich, Germany games back in 1972. Continue reading “Champion Alan Minter Loses his Bout With Cancer (1951-2020) 📰”

Simply Put, the Greatest Single Round in Boxing History

By Tré Berry III🖊️| 04/15/2020

That was round 1 of 👑🇺🇸Marvelous Marvin Hagler (60-2-2, 51KO👊) and 🇺🇸Thomas “Hitman” Hearns (40-1-0, 35KO👊) legendary 🗓️April 15th, 1984 clash 36 years to the day. Hagler would go on to defend his ♛RING-MAGAZINE, WBA, WBC & IBF Middleweight Titles in an 💣explosive finish by knocking Hearns out, putting him away for good Continue reading “Simply Put, the Greatest Single Round in Boxing History”