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Buster Douglas Net Worth is $32 Million.

Buster Douglas Net Worth is $32 Million. James "Buster" Douglas is a former undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion, with a net worth of $32 million. Buster Douglas began building his net worth in the early 1980s. Some of his early fights were w James "Buster" Douglas is a former undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion who scored a stunning upset when he knocked out previously undefeated champion Mike Tyson on February 11, 1990 in Tokyo, Japan. At the time, Tyson was considered to be the best boxer in the world and one of the most feared heavyweight champions in history due to his utter domination of the division. The Mirage Casino in Las Vegas, the only Las Vegas casino to make odds on the fight, had Douglas as a 42 to 1 underdog for the fight.
Douglas held the title for eight months and two weeks, losing on October 25, 1990, to 28-year-old, 6-foot-2-inch, 208-pound Evander Holyfield, via third-round KO, in his only title defense.
The son of professional boxer William "Dynamite" Douglas, Douglas grew up in Columbus, Ohio, in the predominantly black Linden-area neighborhood, Windsor Terrace. He attended Linden McKinley High School where he played football and basketball, even leading Linden to a...
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St Michael’s and Corofin clash in Tuam Stadium on Sunday in County Final

Strange things have happened in sport . . . Munster beat the All-Blacks in 1978; non-league Hereford United knocked Newcastle out of the FA Cup in 1972; and in 1990 one Buster Douglas ‘stretched’ an unbackable Mike Tyson in Tokyo. . . but if St Michael ...
Posted: October 17, 2014, 1:00 am

James 'Buster' Douglas honored his mother by knocking out Mike Tyson

James “Buster” Douglas defeated “Iron” Mike Tyson by a 10th round TKO to become the undisputed heavyweight champion in one of the biggest upsets in the history of sports on February 11, 1990 at the Tokyo Dome in Japan. Tyson, a 42-1 favorite to ...
Posted: May 11, 2012, 5:49 pm

Steve Bunce on Boxing: How James 'Buster' Douglas defied crazy odds to bust open Mike Tyson's world and end the fairy tale for both

James "Buster" Douglas has been the heavyweight champion of the world, a yacht-jetty bum, a survivor of a diabetic coma and mostly he has been living inside the memory of a lunchtime in Tokyo 24 years ago. Douglas was the carefully selected victim picked ...
Posted: February 13, 2014, 3:41 pm

Mike Tyson and James "Buster" Douglas 21 Years Later

21 years ago this coming Friday, James "Buster" Douglas defeated "Iron" Mike Tyson by a 10th round TKO to become the undisputed heavyweight champion in one of the biggest upsets in sports history. Tyson, a 42-1 favorite to successfully defend his crowns ...
Posted: February 5, 2011, 4:00 pm

Buster Douglas: the upset's other side

Finally awake after a three-day diabetic coma, Buster Douglas had a raw moment of clarity. "I almost lost my freaking life over this silly s---," Douglas thought. "I got to get out of this pity party." Douglas' epiphany came just four years after he ...
Posted: February 11, 2010, 4:00 pm
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