Boxing’s Great Grudge Fights Heavyweights Floyd Patterson vs Ingemar Johansson

DOG ASIDE:

On June 26, 1959, Heavyweight Boxing Champ Floyd Patterson was a heavy 7 – 2 favorite to beat Swedish Heavyweight Ingemar Johansson in their title fight before 22,000 fans at Yankee Stadium, NYC….but the hard punching Swede pulled one of the biggest upsets in heavyweight boxing history with TKO of the Champ. 

Boxing’s Great Grudge Fights With Heavyweights Jack Dempsey vs Gene Tunney

DOG ASIDE:

Boxing has provided a long history of great grudge fights…..but none were more brutal than the battles in the 1920’s provided by Heavyweights Jack Dempsey vs Gene Tunney. These wars were not without their controversy….as seen in this video.

 

Jim McKay’s 1972 Munich Games Coverage Of Assassination Of 11 Israeli Athletes By Palestine Terrorists

When I was a kid my father used to say “Our greatest hopes and our worst fears are seldom realized.” Our worst fears have been realized tonight. They have now said there were 11 hostages; two were killed in their rooms this morn– yesterday morning, nine were killed at the airport tonight. They’re all gone.…