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Old 01-07-2013, 11:58 AM   #61
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I made a Monster Boxing History Quiz for the People of the Classic Forum Section.
64 Questions -Rules: Don't use boxrec or any other help. And don't read the answers of other people in this thread before doing the quiz yourself. It is only fun if we don't cheat (ourselves).
Thank you.

It is easy to write the answers down: just reply to my post (click on "quote") and then write your answers right below the questions (inside my comment)
I will personally go through all your answers and tell you afterwards how many you got right.

So Here are the 64 Questions:

1. Against which fighter did Oscar de la Hoya win the WBO Middleweight Championship oft he world ?

2. Who was the first guy to knock down Roy Jones Jr. in the pros ?

3. One of the most famous trilogies of all time was between Rocky Graziano and whom ….?
Tony Zale

4. Which hall of famer was called the „Pittsburgh Windmill“ ?
Harry Greb

5. Did Jameel McCline ever win a mayor Heavyweight World Title ?

6. There are only 5 southpaws who won a Heavyweight World Championship in boxing history. Name at least 3 of them !

7. Who won the heavyweight tournament which was staged by the WBA after Muhammad Ali was stripped of his title for refusing to go to the military ?
Joe Frazier

8. Which one of those is a southpaw ? - a.) Mike McCallum b.) Lloyd Honeyghan c.) Michael Nunn d.) Donald Curry

D

9. One of the most famous trilogies ever occurred between Barney Ross and whom ?

10. True or False: Floyd Mayweather Senior fought Sugar Ray Leonard for the Welterweight Championship of the World. False they did fight, but not for the championship

11. True or False: Randall „Tex“ Cobb knocked out Earnie Shavers in the pros.
True
12. Against whom did Muhammad Ali fight in his pro debut?

13. How many times did Sonny Liston defend the heavyweight title before losing it to Muhammad Ali? – a.) once b.) 5 times c.) 10 times
once

14. Who was the first Heavyweight Champion who broke the rule „they never come back“ which means that he regained the heavyweight title after losing it ?
Floyd Patterson

15. What was Archie Moore’s nickname ?
The mongoose

16. Against whom did Sugar Ray Leonard win the WBC light heavyweight World Championship?
Pipino cuevas

17. Before losing the title to Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvin Hagler had 12 successful middleweight title defenses. Only one of those 12 opponents was able to last the distance with Hagler- who was it ? Roberto Duran

18. Who was the trainer of disgraced boxer Luis Resto, who removed padding in his gloves before his fight against Billy Collins Jr. in 1983 ? Panama lewis

19. Who was the first southpaw to win a mayor World Heavyweight Title?

20. Who did Henry Armstrong fight when he tried to win the Middleweight Championship of the World and only got a draw ?

21. Who did Timothy Bradley beat to win his first World Title at light welterweight? Devon Alexander

22. True or False: The father of Teddy Atlas was a lawyer.
False he was a doctor

23. Former Tyson trainer Kevin Rooney fought one Hall of Fame boxer in his pro career and got stopped in the second round. Which hall of famer was it?
Alexis Arguello
24. What was Azumah Nelson‘s nickname?

25. To which opponent did Muhammad Ali repeatedly say „what is my name, what is my name?“ during the fight because he called Ali by his old name „Cassius Clay“ before the fight ?
Ernie Terrell

26. Why was Henry Akinwande disqualified in his Heavyweight Title fight against Lennox Lewis?

27. Hall of famer Matthew Saad Muhammad had 8 successful title defenses oft he WBC light heavyweight title. Against whom did he lose the title in his 9th title defense?

28. Who of these 4 fighters is part of MENSA , the organization for people who have scored in the highest 2 % of takers in an IQ test ? – a.) Eddie Mustafa Muhammad b.) Sugar Ray Leonard c.) Bobby Czyz d .) Jean-Marc Mormeck

29. Who of those 4 Hall of Famers was murdered ? - a.) Barney Ross b.) Lou Ambers c.) Stanley Ketchel d.) Joe Gans
Stanley ketchel

30. How old was Harry Greb when he died? - a.) 32 b.) 62 c.) 92
32

31. How did French Middleweight Legend and Hall of Famer Marcel Cerdan die ?
Plane crash
32. Who are the only 2 fighters Kostya Tsyzu lost to in his professional career ?
Ricky hatton

33. Against which fighter did Max Schmeling win the Heavyweight Championship oft he World ?
Joe louis

34. Against whom did Vitali Klitschko win his first Heavyweight World Title ?

35. Who was the first guy to defeat David Haye in the pros ?
Wlad

36. In which round did Muhammad Ali stop Chuck Wepner and Oscar Bonavena (it was the same round) ? 14th

37. What was the nickname of Hall of Fame Boxer Bobby Chacon ?
LOKO

38. Only one of those 4 fighters won an Olympic Gold medal- which one is it ? - a.) Roy Jones Jr. b.) Floyd Mayweather Jr. c.) Tyrell Biggs d.) Evander Holyfield
Tyrell Biggs

39. How many times did Sugar Ray Robinson and Jake La Motta fight each other ? 6

40. Gene Tunney has only one Loss on his pro record- against whom did he lose ? Harry greb

41. Evander Holyfield won only 1 of his 3 fights with Riddick Bowe- which one did Holyfield win ? (the 1st, the 2nd or the 3rd ?) 2nd

42. Who was the first fighter to defeat Wladimir Klitschko in the pros ?
Corrie sanders

43. Which one of these 4 fighters is NOT a southpaw ? – a.) Lucian Bute b.) Joe Calzaghe c.) Fernando Vargas d.) Michael Moorer

Calzaghe

44. Who was the first guy to stop Heavyweight Champion John Ruiz ?

45. How many times did Rocky Marciano defend the Heavyweight title after winning it against Jersey Joe Walcott ? a.) 6 times b.) 10 times
c.) 14 times
6 times

46. How many successful title defenses did Joe Louis have ?
25

47. Was Cus D‘ Amato still alive when Mike Tyson won the Heavyweight Championship oft he World? no

48. Who are the so called „Fabulous 4“ in one oft he best boxing eras of all time ? Duran, hagler, leonard, hearns

49. Who did Marvin Hagler face when he fought for the middleweight title for the first time and who won the fight ? Vito Antefermo draw

50. Against which fighter did Roberto Duran win the (WBC) Middleweight Championship oft he world ? Davey Moore

51. Sergio „Maravilla“ Martinez has 2 losses on his record. Who are the 2 fighters he lost to ? Antonio Margarito, paul williams

52. How many pro fights did Leon Spinks have when he stepped into the ring with Muhammad Ali for the first time ?

53. Against which fighter did Evander Holyfield win the Cruiserweight Championship oft he World ?

54. Who gave George Foreman his 2nd loss, after which he retired for 10 years ? Jimmy Young

55. True or False: Wladimir Klitschko was knocked down 11 times in his pro career.

56. True or False: Vitali Klitschko was never knocked down in his pro career.
True

57. How many times did Naseem Hamed defend his (WBO) featherweight title before losing to Marco-Antonio Barrera ? - a.) 5 times b.) 10 times c.) 15 times
10 times

58. Which one of those fighters fought 3 times against Bernard Hopkins: a.) Jermain Taylor , b.) Robert Allen, c.) Segundo Mercado
Taylor

59. Who has more Losses on his record – Glen „the Road Warrior“ Johnson or Emanuel „the Drunken Master“ Augustus ?
Glen Johnson

60. Arturo Gatti fought his last fight against ….?
Alfonzo Gomez

61. Did Andrew Golota ever win a mayor Heavyweight World Title ?
no

62. Which fighter became famous for knocking Jack Dempsey out of the ring ?
Luis Firpo
63. In which fight did the infamous „long count“ happen ?
Dempsey vs Tunney 2

64. Who was the trainer of Joe Louis ?
My answers I hope I did this right
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1. Against which fighter did Oscar de la Hoya win the WBO Middleweight Championship oft he world ?
Felix Strum, who was robbed

2. Who was the first guy to knock down Roy Jones Jr. in the pros ?
Antonio Tarver

3. One of the most famous trilogies of all time was between Rocky Graziano and whom ….?
Tony Zale

4. Which hall of famer was called the „Pittsburgh Windmill“ ?
Henry Armstrong

5. Did Jameel McCline ever win a mayor Heavyweight World Title ?
No

6. There are only 5 southpaws who won a Heavyweight World Championship in boxing history. Name at least 3 of them !
Micheal Moorer, Chris Byrd, Corrie Sanders

7. Who won the heavyweight tournament which was staged by the WBA after Muhammad Ali was stripped of his title for refusing to go to the military ?
Jimmy Ellis

8. Which one of those is a southpaw ? - a.) Mike McCallum b.) Lloyd Honeyghan c.) Michael Nunn d.) Donald Curry
C. Michael Nunn

9. One of the most famous trilogies ever occurred between Barney Ross and whom ?

10. True or False: Floyd Mayweather Senior fought Sugar Ray Leonard for the Welterweight Championship of the World.
No

11. True or False: Randall „Tex“ Cobb knocked out Earnie Shavers in the pros.
True

12. Against whom did Muhammad Ali fight in his pro debut?
Willie Basiff?


13. How many times did Sonny Liston defend the heavyweight title before losing it to Muhammad Ali? – a.) once b.) 5 times c.) 10 times
a. Once

14. Who was the first Heavyweight Champion who broke the rule „they never come back“ which means that he regained the heavyweight title after losing it ?
Ali

15. What was Archie Moore’s nickname ?
Mongoose

16. Against whom did Sugar Ray Leonard win the WBC light heavyweight World Championship?
Don LaLonde

17. Before losing the title to Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvin Hagler had 12 successful middleweight title defenses. Only one of those 12 opponents was able to last the distance with Hagler- who was it ?
M. Hamsho

18. Who was the trainer of disgraced boxer Luis Resto, who removed padding in his gloves before his fight against Billy Collins Jr. in 1983 ?
Panama Al Lewis

19. Who was the first southpaw to win a mayor World Heavyweight Title? M. Moorer

20. Who did Henry Armstrong fight when he tried to win the Middleweight Championship of the World and only got a draw ?
Ceferino Garcia?

21. Who did Timothy Bradley beat to win his first World Title at light welterweight?
Punk from Great Britain, Junior Witter

22. True or False: The father of Teddy Atlas was a lawyer.
True

23. Former Tyson trainer Kevin Rooney fought one Hall of Fame boxer in his pro career and got stopped in the second round. Which hall of famer was it?
Alexis Arguello

24. What was Azumah Nelson‘s nickname?
The Master

25. To which opponent did Muhammad Ali repeatedly say „what is my name, what is my name?“ during the fight because he called Ali by his old name „Cassius Clay“ before the fight ?
Ernie Terrell

26. Why was Henry Akinwande disqualified in his Heavyweight Title fight against Lennox Lewis?
Excessive holding

27. Hall of famer Matthew Saad Muhammad had 8 successful title defenses oft he WBC light heavyweight title. Against whom did he lose the title in his 9th title defense?
The Camden Buzzsaw Dwight Braxton

28. Who of these 4 fighters is part of MENSA , the organization for people who have scored in the highest 2 % of takers in an IQ test ? – a.) Eddie Mustafa Muhammad b.) Sugar Ray Leonard c.) Bobby Czyz d .) Jean-Marc Mormeck
c. B Czyx

29. Who of those 4 Hall of Famers was murdered ? - a.) Barney Ross b.) Lou Ambers c.) Stanley Ketchel d.) Joe Gans
c. S. Ketchel

30. How old was Harry Greb when he died? - a.) 32 b.) 62 c.) 92
A. 32

31. How did French Middleweight Legend and Hall of Famer Marcel Cerdan die ?
Plane crash

32. Who are the only 2 fighters Kostya Tsyzu lost to in his professional career ?

R. Hatton & "Cool" Vince Phillips

33. Against which fighter did Max Schmeling win the Heavyweight Championship oft he World ?

34. Against whom did Vitali Klitschko win his first Heavyweight World Title ? Herbie Hyde

35. Who was the first guy to defeat David Haye in the pros ?
C. Thompson

36. In which round did Muhammad Ali stop Chuck Wepner and Oscar Bonavena (it was the same round) ?
15th

37. What was the nickname of Hall of Fame Boxer Bobby Chacon ?
The Kid

38. Only one of those 4 fighters won an Olympic Gold medal- which one is it ? - a.) Roy Jones Jr. b.) Floyd Mayweather Jr. c.) Tyrell Biggs d.) Evander Holyfield
T. Biggs

39. How many times did Sugar Ray Robinson and Jake La Motta fight each other ? 3

40. Gene Tunney has only one Loss on his pro record- against whom did he lose ?
Harry Greb

41. Evander Holyfield won only 1 of his 3 fights with Riddick Bowe- which one did Holyfield win ? (the 1st, the 2nd or the 3rd ?)
2nd

42. Who was the first fighter to defeat Wladimir Klitschko in the pros ?
Ross Purrity

43. Which one of these 4 fighters is NOT a southpaw ? – a.) Lucian Bute b.) Joe Calzaghe c.) Fernando Vargas d.) Michael Moorer
F. Vargas

44. Who was the first guy to stop Heavyweight Champion John Ruiz ?
D. Tua

45. How many times did Rocky Marciano defend the Heavyweight title after winning it against Jersey Joe Walcott ? a.) 6 times b.) 10 times
c.) 14 times
6

46. How many successful title defenses did Joe Louis have ?
16

47. Was Cus D‘ Amato still alive when Mike Tyson won the Heavyweight Championship oft he World?
No

48. Who are the so called „Fabulous 4“ in one oft he best boxing eras of all time ?
Hearns, Duran, Leonard, Benitez

49. Who did Marvin Hagler face when he fought for the middleweight title for the first time and who won the fight ?
Alan Minter

50. Against which fighter did Roberto Duran win the (WBC) Middleweight Championship oft he world ?
Iran Barkley

51. Sergio „Maravilla“ Martinez has 2 losses on his record. Who are the 2 fighters he lost to ?
A. Margarito & P. Williams

52. How many pro fights did Leon Spinks have when he stepped into the ring with Muhammad Ali for the first time ?
7

53. Against which fighter did Evander Holyfield win the Cruiserweight Championship oft he World ?
Dwight Qawi

54. Who gave George Foreman his 2nd loss, after which he retired for 10 years ?
Jimmy Young

55. True or False: Wladimir Klitschko was knocked down 11 times in his pro career.
True

56. True or False: Vitali Klitschko was never knocked down in his pro career.
True

57. How many times did Naseem Hamed defend his (WBO) featherweight title before losing to Marco-Antonio Barrera ? - a.) 5 times b.) 10 times c.) 15 times
a. 5

58. Which one of those fighters fought 3 times against Bernard Hopkins: a.) Jermain Taylor , b.) Robert Allen, c.) Segundo Mercado
c. S. Mercado

59. Who has more Losses on his record – Glen „the Road Warrior“ Johnson or Emanuel „the Drunken Master“ Augustus ?
Glen Johnson

60. Arturo Gatti fought his last fight against ….?

61. Did Andrew Golota ever win a mayor Heavyweight World Title ?
No

62. Which fighter became famous for knocking Jack Dempsey out of the ring Luis Firpo

63. In which fight did the infamous „long count“ happen ? @nd
Tunney - Dempsey

64. Who was the trainer of Joe Louis ?
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