Issue | Opinion | Premium | Oct 14 2019

10 of boxing’s nastiest cuts

Tyson Fury picked up a bad cut against Otto Wallin in Las Vegas last month but it was nothing compared to these 10
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1. Chuck Wepner vs. Sonny Liston

Known as the ‘Bayonne Bleeder’, Wepner was cut to pieces by Liston in Liston’s final professional fight in 1970. By the sixth round Wepner was sliced above and below both eyes and, by the time it was stopped before round 10, the cut over his left eye was almost three inches in length.

2. Badou Jack vs. Marcus Browne