The Hitman strikes

THOMAS HEARNS became the “Hit Man” when he crushed Roberto Duran in the second of their scheduled 12-rounder in June 1984 to retain his WBC light-middleweight title in Las Vegas. The stunningly impressive victory by Hearns sets up a big fight with Marvin Hagler, the middleweight champion. “He knows we’re coming,” Hearns said. “I can […]

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