Discussion

You Look Marvelous

Updated: September 26, 2006, 2:04 PM ET
By Bob Carter | Special to ESPN.com

-->

Signature Fight April 16, 1985 - The hype was enormous, the action enormously entertaining.

In a middleweight title matchup at Las Vegas billed as "The War," champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hearns slugged each other furiously for three rounds. Standing toe to toe much of the way, the two threw 339 punches in eight minutes as the crowd at Caesars Palace's outdoors stadium roared appreciatively.

Unknown at the time, Hearns -- the junior middleweight ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

ESPN TOP HEADLINES