On this episode:
- Hall of Fame Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes joins us and talks about the recent Brandon Rios-Mike Alvarado fight — why Alvarado has no one to blame but himself for not coming into the ring in top shape — and why that is the problem with so many of today’s fighters and other athletes as well. The champ will also weigh in on “Deflategate” as well as other current topics. (1:53)
Larry Holmes, Gerry Cooney, Wladimir Klitschko
- The “Professor with a Punch” — Dr. Louis Rodriquez — former light heavyweight contender and sparring partner to Larry Holmes is back on the show. If you haven't already, make sure to check out the previous episode he was with us for — Round #9.
On this latest episode Louis reveals some of the never-before-told details behind the historic Holmes-Cooney heavyweight championship fight at Caesars in Las Vegas. Relive one of boxing’s most-talked-about fights from the eyes of an insider. (15:37)
A LOOK BACK IN BOXING HISTORY
- Spotlight on Emile Griffith — Born this week (February 3rd) in 1938 (21:58)