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This Day In Sports History: Hearns vs Duran

By Rudy Ortiz on June 15, 2020
3 Jun 1991: Thomas Hearns displays a championship belt after his fight against Virgil Hill. Mandatory Credit: Holly Stein /Allsport

On this day in 1984, Thomas “Hitman” Hearns defeated Roberto Duran in Las Vegas at Caesar’s Palace. Hearns ended the highly anticipated match by knocking out Duran in the 2nd round of the bout. Boxing fans around the world were truly shocked. Click here to read more about this epic match.