History | Nov 12 2018

On This Day: Aaron Pryor defeats Alexis Arguello in brutal and controversial encounter

On November 12, 1982 Aaron Pryor survived a torrid war to eventually break the great Alexis Arguello
Aaron Pryor

THE favourite was curled up on the ropes in the midst of a terrible barrage when South African referee Stanley Christodoulou intervened. Alexis Arguello slumped to the canvas while an elated Aaron Pryor celebrated.

Has a big win ever meant as much to a fighter?

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