Leon Spinks Signed Boxing Glove.
A signed Boxing glove signed by Leon Spinks displayed in a glass display case. A real piece of boxing history. A nice piece of Leon Spinks signed memorabilia, nicely displayed. A 100% genuine hand signed autograph.
Leon Spinks Bibliography;
Leon Spinks (born July 11, 1953 in St. Louis, Missouri) is a former boxer. He had an overall record of 26 wins, 17 losses and 3 draws as a professional, with 14 knockout wins, and was the former World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association heavyweight champion of the world.
He began as a amateur and won the 1974 World Amateur Boxing Championship in Cuba and followed this up in 1976 when he won the gold medal in the light heavyweight division at Summer Olympics in Montreal. His Olympic teammates included his brother Michael Spinks who also won a gold medal, Sugar Ray Leonard, Leo Randolph and Howard Davis Jr.
He began his professional career in 1977 and by 1978 was ranked ranked number one among the world's heavyweight challengers. He made history on February 15, 1978, when he beat Muhammad Ali in a 15-round decision in Las Vegas.This was one of the biggest upsets in Boxing history, he had won the heavyweight title in only his eighth fight, the fastest in history.He was later was stripped of the WBC title for fighting Ali in a rematch, which he lost. He became just as famous for the fall from grace after his career took a downward slide following his loss to Ali.He eventually retired at the age of 42,after losing by decision in eight rounds to Fred Houpe in 1995. seventeen-year lay-off.
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