Gene Fullmer receives a crushing right from Neal Rivers during their 10-round bout at Madison Square Garden. Fullmer, a former middleweight champion, would go on to win the bout by a majority decision.
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South African runner Zola Budd (front, center) watches her chief competitor, American Mary Decker, fall to the ground in the final of the women's 3000-meter run at the 1984 Summer Olympics. Decker and Budd had become entangled...More
Edmonton Oilers team captain Wayne Gretzky lifts the Stanley Cup high over his head after the Oilers beat the New York Islanders, 5-2, to win the 1984 Stanley Cup series.
North Carolina State's coach Jim Valvano gives the #1 winning sign as he stand with his winning team at the NCAA Final Four championship game. North Carolina defeated Houston 54-52 in the championship game.
Wimbledon, England- The Men's Single's final- Bjorn Borg (Sweden) sinks to knees after making the winning shot in the final set. He defeated John McEnroe (USA) 7-5, 6-3, 8-6, to win the title for the 5th consectutive time. The crowd...More
German goalie (Seppmaier (right) pounds the ground with his fists in wrath over Italy's winning goal just scored by Gianni Rivera (L, front) being embraced from behind by teammate Luigi Riva in extra time in their World Soccer Cup...More
American long jumper Bob Beamon breaks the world record at the 1968 Olympics.
World middleweight boxing champion Emile Griffith soaps up under the shower and he comes out a clean 'champ.' Griffith is in training at the Concord Hotel here for his March 4th title bout against Italy's Nino Benvenuti at the Madison...More
Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi raises a football in victory, surrounded by reporters covering the first Super Bowl in 1967.
Yankee catcher Yogi Berra (left) jumps up and down as he hugs teammate Don Larsen, following Larsen's feat of pitching the first perfect game in World Series History in the fifth series game. The tall right hander pitched his team to a...More