Sugar Ray Leonard defeats Donny Lalonde in the 9th round, in what can only be described as a very impressive display. Many people may have had him winning the fight, but not many thought he would win in the manner that he did. Anyway, today he fights Thomas Hearns in a rematch for the WBO and WBC super middleweight titles; Sugar Ray having won the vacant WBC super middleweight title when he defeated Donny Lalonde.
Sugar Ray Leonard steps up against Thomas Hearns in a much anticipating rematch.
As soon as the bell rings, both fighters spend a number of seconds feeling the other opponent out, while Thomas Hearns looks to take the center of the ring, so that he can walk Sugar Ray Leonard down. This looks like an interesting fight, as both fighters look to utilise their game plans to great effect.