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On This Day: Sugar Ray Robinson proved he was a fighting phenomenon

Aged 38, Sugar Ray Robinson won back the world middleweight crown from Carmen Basilio in 1958
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ONE hundred and fifty fights, just six defeats. Five separate occasions winner of the world middleweight title. Never in close to 18 years of professional fighting beaten twice by the same man.

There has never been a record like it. It is doubtful if there ever will be again.

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