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1. In August 1885, who defeated Dominick McCaffrey in six rounds to become the first World Heavyweight Champion?
2. Who took the title from Jack Dempsey in 1926?
3. Joe Louis began his reign as champion with a victory over which fighter in 1937?
4. Marciano became champion with a 13th round KO in Philadelphia against which heavyweight?
5. Cassius Clay KO's Sonny Liston in the seventh round, won the title for him in which year?
6. Who unified the World Title in 1970 with a fifth round KO over Jimmy Ellis in NYC?
7. Mike Tyson became the youngest heavyweight champion with a second round KO over which boxer in 1986?
8. Buster Douglas stunned the boxing world with a win over Mike Tyson. Which fighter won it from Douglas in 1990?
9. Michael Moorer lost the WBA and IBF titles to which boxer in November 1994?
10. Which fighter defeated Michael Moorer in Las Vegas in 1997, to unify the IBF and WBA titles?
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