Re: Fighters who overcame serious disabilities or illneses to win at a world level
Vinny Pazienza, was in a horrible car wreck in the early 90's. His doctors and surgeons told him that he was never going to fight again. One of them even told Vinny with tears in eyes. Paz, was going around for months with a cage like neck brace, which had screws going into his head. Sure enough though, he returned to the ring, and actually made a pretty good comeback run.
Paz was one tough S.O.B