1 min. and 47 sec into the forth round it was over, Joe Frazier had crashed Terry Daniels completely, a few seconds before that, Frazier knocked Daniels to the mat and who managed to get up on the 9. Frazier didn’t let go and kept coming after him hard, chasing him him all over the ring. The referee decided to help Daniels stay alive, so he called it – Joe Frazier won and defended his title.
London 2012 were the first Olympics game which included women’s boxing and it was our very own Nicola Adams who won the first Olympic gold medal in this event. “Babyface” Adams, 5ft 4in and 8st 0lbs, won the gold after beating down her long time rival (and no.1 in world ranking), Chinese Ren Cancan. Adams sent Cancan to the met in round 2 and when the fight was over the judges voted 16-7.
On June 1932 Jack Sharkey got back in the ring with Max Schmeling for a fight on the title. at that fight Sharkey managed to keep his punches above the belt, which was an improvement from the first fight between those two. At the end of the no-knockout fight, the son of Lithuanian immigrants from NY, became the world heavyweight champion (but not in unanimous decision).