8 Biggest Shockers in Boxing History

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8 Biggest Shockers in Boxing History
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Buster Douglas will always be remembered for his upset victory over Mike Tyson.

It's difficult to predict upsets in boxing.

When you're familiar with the fighters, and one has a better jab, more power, more athleticism and a better record going into the fight, it's difficult to see that fighter losing to an inferior opponent.

But in a one-on-one sport like boxing, all the physical characteristics that give a fighter an advantage can fly out the window if he is having personal problems, suffers from an injury, or if his opponent has improved significantly.

Here's a look at eight of the biggest shockers in boxing history.

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