Boxing is a sport that can take up all that you have as a boxer. It is one of the sports that will need you to have the mental as well as the physical strength in order for you to be able to handle the fights that are dealt your way. And because of this, we have many successful boxers, but at the same time we also have a number of boxers whose careers ended after their first defeat. It is like after having an endless winning streak in real money online casinos games, and after one loss, you just are not the same again.
Vargas was a boxer who held a record of 20-0 with 18 of those wins being by knockout. But this all came to an end in 2000, when he faced Felix Trinidad. Trinidad with all his maturity proved that he was too much for Felix who was knocked out twice in the first round of the match. At the ned of the 12th round, Trinidad proved that he was the better boxer as compared to Vargas. After this severe defeat to Trinidad, Vargas’s career was never the same again, and he faced several defeats after it and he soon retired in 2007.
Every do has its day, and soon Felix’s day came after that. After he had successfully managed to cripple Vargas he faced Benard Hopkins who also did the same to him. After 12 rounds where Hopkins was leading and dominating the match came to end when Trinidad trainer threw in the towel after Hopkins launched a punch that the world seems to have never forgotten from that time. After this defeat, Trinidad never managed to get his shine back again, and he retired in 2008.Did you know that at online casino like newzealandcasinos you can bet on boxing aswell.
Prince Naseem Hamed
Prince Naseem Hamed was boxer who managed to capture the hearts of his fans through his showboating and his career that was going pretty well. However in 2001, he faced his biggest opponent who was Marco Antonio Barrera. In all the 12 rounds of the match, it seemed as if Prince was not even in the fight, as he never managed to land anything worthwhile. After this defeat, Prince retired.