Boxing – 1984 – Interview Of Challenger Livingstone Bramble Prior To Mancini WBA Lightwt Title Fight

Ray Boom Boom Mancini and Livingstone Bramble fought two action filled ferocious battles for the WBA Lightweight Title…..which we at ImaSportsphile consider to be “grudge fights”…..with the 1st being on June 1, 1984, in a war that ended up in a 14th round TKO…..while the 2nd took place on February 16, 1985….and it ended in a unanimous decision…

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Boxing – 1981 – 15 Rnd WBC Heavywt Title Fight – Trevor Berbick Vs Larry Holmes – With HBO Broadcast

Trevor Berbick was a Jamaican Canadian heavyweight professional boxer…..who competed from 1976 to 2000….and won the WBC heavyweight title in 1986 by defeating Pinklon Thomas….then he lost it in his first defense in the same year to Mike Tyson…..and was also the last boxer to fight Muhammad Ali…. defeating him in 1981…..when The Greatest was sadly way past his prime. Larry Holmes is an American former professional heavyweight…

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Music – 1982 – Ray Charles – Busted – Performed Live At Constitution Hall

“Busted” is a song written by Harlan Howard in 1962….and was recorded and first released by Johnny Cash with the Carter Family for the 1963 album Blood, Sweat and Tears….with the first recording being by Burl Ives in 1962…..while It has subsequently been recorded by several notable artists including Ray Charles 1963…..which reached # 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1963…..as this was from his…

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Music – 1982 – Unknown Rock Band – Everybody Sees It Differently

There really isn’t much you can say about a music video that you don’t know the name of the group performing it….nor do you know for sure that the name of the song is “Everybody Sees It Differently”…. so, we write a couple of non-educational sentences…..that kinda like “Fake News”….our viewers get “Fake Copy” …..even though the music is…

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NFL – 1978 – Greatest Plays – Raiders QB Ken Stabler Fumbles Ball Forward For TD With No Time Left

There is a reason that the Oakland Raiders QB Ken Stabler was known as The Snake…..cuz he had an uncanny ability to “slither out of trouble” and “strike when you least expected” him to….as evidenced by the final play of the 1978 game between the Oakland Raiders vs San Diego Chargers video seen herewith….and before you…

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Figure Skating – 1986 – World Championship – Ice Dancing Competition – CAN Tracy Wilson + Rob McCall

In the summer of 1981….Tracy Wilson teamed up with Rob McCall….as their partnership started at the Elgin Barrow Arena in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada…. and they trained in Richmond Hill throughout their competitive careers….in which they won the Canadian national championship seven times from 1982 – 1988….plus, they won the Skate Canada International competition in 1983 and 1987….as the 1983 gold was the first…

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Comedy – 1983 – Bob Hope + Rhonda Fleming In 1959 Movie Alias, Jesse James Clip + A Stand Up Routine

Rhonda Fleming….born Marilyn Louis is a retired American film/television actress and singer. She acted in more than 40 films….mostly in the 1940’s and 1950’s….and became renowned as one of the most glamorous actresses of her day….who was nicknamed the “Queen of Technicolor” ….cuz she photographed so well in that medium….not to mention….she was stunningly beautiful. After starring with Bob…

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Boxing – 1982 – 10 Rnd Super Middleweight Bout – Mustafa Hamsho Vs Bobby Czyz – Rnds 7 Thru 10

This was a really good fight…..as Bobby Czyz was young and undefeated…..but he was up against a top-rated seasoned boxer….who fought every good to great boxer in and around his weight division of light heavyweight…..which by the way, you can tell by Czyz’s interview in this video herewith…..that he would be a champion one day. …

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NFL – 1978 – Greatest Plays – Bartkowski To Jackson On Last Play Of Game With Atlanta Vs New Orleans

Steve Bartkowski is a former American football quarterback in the NFL….who played for the Atlanta Falcons from 1975 – 1985….and the Los Angeles Rams in 1986….for Steve Bartkowski was chosen with the first overall pick in the 1975 NFL Draft….ahead of Walter Payton…. by the Atlanta Falcons….and was selected byt The Sporting News as the NFL Rookie of the Year.  He was the first client of sports agent Leigh Steinberg….for…

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