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By John Johnson

Not anyone gave James “Buster” Douglas a lot of an opportunity whilst he confronted “Iron” Mike Tyson on February eleven, 1990, within the Tokyo Dome. Tyson was once Godzilla, and Buster wasn’t anticipated to be whatever greater than a moth for Tyson to swat away, less Mothra. Douglas had 4 losses already and 42-1 odds opposed to him during this bout. One reporter, facing eastern customs, introduced he was once on the town for enterprise. whilst requested how lengthy he will be operating, he laughed and answered “Oh, a couple of minute.” The fit lasted longer than that, although. whilst it was once over, it used to be the best disappointed in boxing background. Buster Douglas was once the recent heavyweight champion of a surprised, stunned, and surprised global.

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