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James 'Buster' Douglas - Boxing's Biggest Upset

James 'Buster' Douglas was a middling fighter that, after a change of coach and a string of wins, found himself in a showdown with Mike Tyson. The infamous Tyson came into the fight as the undefeated, undisputed champion of the world. Fought in Toyko, Japan, the fight has become an example of one of the biggest upsets in world sport.

This is the story of how James Douglas sat Tyson down to become the new Heavyweight Champion of the world.

This episode was Ian and Matt's 50th episode they have recorded together. What a knockout!

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