In 1962, Dick Tiger won the world middle weight boxing championship.
Tiger inspired lots of Nigerians to go into boxing.
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It didn't figure to be an easy evening forTiger.
While the American pugilist makes millions of dollar out of his talent and name, coming in and out of retirement, this cannot be said of the Nigerian boxer.
I would never have recognized Tiger in theflesh.
Once the pride of Nigerian sports administrators and numerous fans who thronged the sports hall to watch his fights, the present situation of the boxer gives no idea of the past glorious days.
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Kabiru Akindele, a former national and West African featherweight champion and number one contender for the African and Commonwealth titles exuded anger, bitterness and frustration.
He was the darkest man I had ever seen.
Most active Nigerian professional boxers can hardly meet their daily basic needs-though with promising potentials, they are left in the lurch as promoters shun them.