Originally Posted by Uncle Roger
do you mind telling me a bit about sparring Barrera? The guy used to be my idol back in the day. I'd love to hear some stories about him
Lovely man, he was over for sportsmans dinners and offered to spar the lads in the gym. That's about it really- he was so well balanced. I watched him my whole life and sparring with a legend like that was absolutely incredible.
Along with Gatti and joe Louis - my favourite ever fighters.