I bet you think you know a lot about boxing. Maybe you do. But, you can find out for sure by taking our quiz. The questions are below and the answers below that. Let's see how you do!
1. What boxing class is heaviest ?
2. What nickname do boxing fans call 300 pound Eric Esch, King of the Fouro-Rounders?
3. Who beat Michael Moorer in a 1994 heavyweight title fight hyped as " One for the Ages"?
4. What boxer made his first title defense in 21 years, in 1995?
6. What percentage of Mike Tyson's 1995 earnings came from endorsements?
8. What heavyweight champion was nicknamed "Real Deal"
5. Who did Joe Frazier say he wanted "like a hog wants slop"?
7. What boxer answers to the nickname "Sweet Pea"?
9. Who received a reported $25 million for a 1995 boxing match that lasted 89 seconds?
10. How old was George Foreman when he became the oldest heavyweight champ in history?
12. What boxing weight class is limited to 190 pounds?
14. Who was the first sports announcer to address Muhammad Ali by his Muslim name?
16. What boxing promoter was indicted for filing a false insurance claim with Lloyds of London?
18. What did boxer Nelson Azumah change his name to?
20. For how many years did Joe Bugner box?
22. Who was the only American to win a gold medal at the 1968 Winter Olympics?
24. Who was the first fighter to "go the distance" with "Marvelous" Marvin Hagler in a championship bout?
26. Who attempted to become the first world Light-Heavyweight champion in boxing history to win the world's Heavyweight championship?
28. Who ranks number one on Ring Magazine's list of 100 greatest punchers of all time?
30.How many times did Harry Greb fight Gene Tunney?
11. What pro sport gives its participants an 87 percent chance of suffering brain damage?
13. What Mexican boxing champ lost for the first time to little known Frankie Randall?
15. What year in the 1970s was Muhammad Ali's last as heavyweight champ?
17. What boxer successfully defended his title against George Foreman and Larry Holmes?
19. What boxing promoter's favorite expression is "Only in America"?
21. In boxing, what is the top weight allowed a flyweight?
23. What sport is novelist Joyce Carol Oates write a book about?
25. Who was the first fighter to defeat Muhammad Ali as a professional?
27. Who was the first boxer to knock down Muhammad Ali in his professional career?
29. Who are the only men to win the world heavyweight championship three times?
31. How many times did Jimmy McLarnin fight Billy Petrolle?
32. In which year was the first fight between Benny Leonard and Lew Tendler?
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