As it has been widely reported, the boxing world lost one it’s all-time great champions. Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker, 40-4-1 (17 KOs), passed away on July 14, 2019, at the age of 55. Reports have indicated he was struck by a vehicle and succumbed to injuries at the scene of the accident.
The boxing world has been in shock and millions have shared their respect for the fallen boxing legend.
86Boxing wants you to join in on a moment of silence…
Editor: I would also like to dedicate this post in memory of my family member, Peggy Ann Keener, 1953-2019, who had an untimely passing earlier this month. #gonebutnotforgotten