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Historical Boxing Factoid

As per the latest Wrestling Observer newsletter, Archie Moore was officially credited with three fights in his career against pro wrestlers- Sterling Davis, future hall-of-fame promoter Roy Shire, and Mike DiBiase- father of “Million Dollar Man” Ted and grandfather of Ted Jr. All three fights came out of pro wrestling angles involving Moore as a special referee; all three ended in 3rd round KOs for Moore; yet people in boxing and wrestling alike swear that the DiBiase fight at least was legitimate. A strange history this sport has.


October 9, 2009 - Posted by | Boxing

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