On this day in BOXING history: Foreman vs. Lyle – 1976

Today in boxing history George Foreman knocks out Ron Lyle in round 5 in 1976. This was Foreman’s first fight after losing the title to Muhammad Ali in 1974. Aside from being named Fight of the Year, both rounds 4 and 5 were named Round of the Year by Ring Magazine.  Watch the fight below.

 

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