BOXRAW on Instagram: “THE WAR: the short, violent, epic clash between “Marvelous” Marvin Hagler and Thomas “Hitman” Hearns took place on this day in 1985. The…”
THE WAR: the short violent epic clash between Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hitman Hearns took place on this day in 1985. The two met at Caesars Palace Nevada. Hagler known for his durability & underrated IQ was pitted against Hearns supreme angles & vaunted right straight. The 2 men tore at each other from the opening bell but Hearns drew first blood on Haglers head. The blistering pace of the 1st left Hearns leg-weary & Hagler finished him in the 3rd with a vicious assault. The cut…
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Marvin "Marvelous" Hagler. Uno de los mejores pesos medios de la historia, un peleador muy completo que venció a grandes peleadores de la época como Hearns, Duran, Mugabi y una decisión controversial contra Leonard donde muchos lo vieron ganar.