Originally Posted by brown bomber
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.
what an experience
I can't imagine how it must have been sharing the ring with the guy.
I'd probably stand there awestruck