The 1980’s were referred to by many as boxing’s golden age.
A time where the best always fought the best.
Today’s times are different, sure, but boxing is coming back to mainstream attention today once again in a different era for the sport.
Going back to the last time boxing was this popular around the world, this new documentary ‘The Kings’ on Showtime looks very good indeed:
Look forward to watching the above soon. Looks good.
Hagler, Hearns and Leonard as the Americans of the famous four above always get remembered of course.
But Roberto Duran sometimes doesn’t — as the Panamanian from the legendary four.
Possibly the best of them all, and, pound for pound, one of the best fighters that ever lived.
Hands of stone while fighting but a heart of gold outside the ring: