Recently marked what would have been the 99th birthday anniversary of the great Sugar Ray Robinson.

A man widely recognized as one of if not the greatest fighter that ever lived.

Regardless of weight category or era operated in.

A remarkable fighter who fought professionally an astonishing amount of times taking on anyone who came in his path.

A throwback that you don’t see often anymore.

Heavyweight boxing legend George Foreman paid tribute to him by revealing what piece of advice he gave him one time:

Simple but hugely powerful advice.

Similar to the sentiment fail to prepare then prepare to fail.

Robinson may be gone but without doubt will never be forgotten.

Here’s some of his best moments in the sport:

An incredible fighter in fairness.