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Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 06 Nov 2014

HBO Sports Sets Johnny Tapia Boxing Documentary

Special To Profile Troubled World Boxing Champion

By: R. Thomas Umstead

HBO Sports will look at the tumultuous life of former world boxing champion Johnny Tapia in a upcoming documentary premiering Dec. 16.

The show, Tapia, chronicles the life and boxing career of the five-time world champion in three different weight classes who suffered through repeat episodes of drug addiction during his life. Tapia died of a heart attack in 2012.

Hip Hop artist/actor Curtis ’50 Cent” Jackson and boxing promoter Lou DiBella will serve as...

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rayajr's Photo rayajr 07 Nov 2014

Rip Tapia. As colorful a character as anyone in boxing ever. Hof?
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johnnyblaze's Photo johnnyblaze 07 Nov 2014

View Postrayajr, on 07 November 2014 - 11:02 AM, said:

Rip Tapia. As colorful a character as anyone in boxing ever. Hof?
I think he will make it.
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Danko's Photo Danko 07 Nov 2014

Tapia was great to watch.
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rayajr's Photo rayajr 07 Nov 2014

View Postjohnnyblaze, on 07 November 2014 - 11:03 AM, said:


I think he will make it.
I think he should too.
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rayajr's Photo rayajr 07 Nov 2014

View PostDanko, on 07 November 2014 - 11:41 AM, said:

Tapia was great to watch.
Quoted for positivity.
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