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Unbeaten no more: 'O's continue to go

Graham Houston takes a look at several boxers who lost their glossy, undefeated records this year.

Originally Published: June 23, 2008
By Graham Houston | Special to ESPN.com

From New Zealand to New York City, one after another, unbeaten fighters have been going down in flames this year.

The list is a long one.

Joe Tessitore's column on Thursday mentioned the string of upsets on ESPN, and almost on cue, Alonzo Butler lost his unbeaten record to Friday Ahunanya on "Friday Night Fights."

Some people say that the good thing about having an unbeaten record is that a boxer hasn't learned how to lose. A cruel rejoinder would be that -- in the absolute ...

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