Who did John the Beast Mugabi lose to?

Sunday Punch: Terry Norris destroys John ‘The Beast’ Mugabi in one round. Norris won KO of the Year honors for 1990 with his destruction of “The Beast.”

Where is john Mugabi now?

He exited with a record of 42-7-1 (39 KOs). Mugabi, now 57, lives in Brisbane, Australia.

What was John Mugabi record when he fought Marvin Hagler?

26 wins, no losses
The battle with Mugabi was in Tampa in Florida where Mugabi now resided and trained. Hargrove was knocked out in the first round, and by the time Mugabi was scheduled to fight Hagler, Mugabi had racked up a record of 26 wins, no losses, and all the opponents had been knocked out.

How many times did Marvin Hagler lose?

Fifty-two of Hagler’s 62 career wins were by knockout; he had three losses and two draws. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1993.

Where does Marvin Hagler live in Italy?

Although he owned a home in Bartlett, New Hampshire, Hagler lived in Milan. In May 2000, he married his second wife, Kay, an Italian, in Pioltello, Italy.

Did Hagler ever beat Leonard?

Sugar Ray Leonard dethroned long-reigning middleweight champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler on April 6, 1987, in a sold-out temporary arena at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The controversial 12-round split decision in Leonard’s favor elicits as much emotion as any verdict rendered in the modern era.

When did John Mugabi walk away from boxing?

A disenchanted Mugabi walked away from boxing for just over a year before returning and leaving a another trail of destruction behind him, winning eight consecutive fights, all by knockout inside four rounds, to earn a shot at Rene Jacquot. Mugabi vanquished the Frenchman, who suffered a twisted ankle, inside a round to win the WBC 154-pound title.

Why was John Mugabi counted out in the third round?

In a strange twist, in the third round Mugabi was caught with an accidental thumb that injured his left eye socket, forcing him to get counted out. Ironically, prior to the fight, Mugabi had argued against wearing gloves with the thumbs stitched to the glove. John Mugabi (left) fighting Francisco Carballo in 1989. (Photo: THE RING)

Who are some famous people John Mugabi fought?

The Brit orchestrated Mugabi’s early career as “The Beast” campaigned at both junior middleweight and middleweight, terrorizing everyone he faced. He fought in several countries on the way up and learned on the job against seasoned campaigners such as Curtis Parker (KO 1), James Green (TKO 10) and Frank Fletcher (TKO 4).

Who is John Mugabi and who is Terry Norris?

Mugabi vanquished the Frenchman, who suffered a twisted ankle, inside a round to win the WBC 154-pound title. After two non-title bouts he took on Terry Norris. In a battle of gunslingers, Norris prevailed by first-round knockout.