Originally Posted by Addie
Even with all of the stipulations that, yes, did indeed favour Leonard, Hagler still had no business losing to Leonard in 1987. A mountainous achievement by Sugar. Glorious.
Hagler surrendered them pretty likely. Clearly must have not thought they made a difference.
In hindsight, allowing a rusty fighter off a long layoff a MUCH shorter distance(3 rounds is quite a bit) was the height of foolishness.