Marvin Hagler vs. Thomas Hearns

By Boxing News on June 28, 2014
Marvin Hagler vs. Thomas Hearns
The first round of Hagler vs. Hearns is considered the greatest round in boxing history

The bout took place on April 15, 1985 at Caesars in Las Vegas. Longtime middleweight champion Marvin Hagler was taking on junior middleweight champion Tommy Hearns. Everyone expected it to be a good fight, but no one expected an all-out War. The first round of Hagler-Hearns is considered the greatest round in boxing history. The fight had it all. It had blood. It had guts. It had two terrific fighters determined to search and destroy (although little time was spent searching). The Ring called the bout the most electrifying eight minutes ever and Hagler-Hearns won Fight of the Year honors for 1985, despite lasting only three rounds…

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  1. Josef Hofmann 10:50am, 04/29/2012

    Wow, the 1980’s in the middle divisions- Hagler, Hearns, Leonard, Benitez, Duran… now THAT was boxing!

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