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On This Day: The career of boxing’s finest ever, Sugar Ray Robinson ends in defeat

The original Boxing News report from the historic November 10, 1965 Sugar Ray Robinson-Joey Archer battle
Sugar Ray Robinson
Sugar Ray Robinson

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED November 19, 1965

JOEY ARCHER, shooting deadly lefts with following right crosses, won a rousing and unanimous 10-round decision over former world champion Sugar Ray Robinson at the Civic Arena, Pittsburgh. Robinson afterwards intimated that he would now be retiring permanently.

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