Art Hafey knew, from the way his arm and leg muscles were knotting up uncontrollably, that he’d never be able to go the full 10 rounds with hard-punching Vicente “Yambito” Blanco.
So Hafey did what he had to, in the characteristic bone-crushing fashion that had driven him to the top of professional boxing’s Featherweight Division: He knocked out his opponent in the fifth.
That was 1975 in...
A very happy Dailey during the running phase of Georgia’s Peachtree City Triathlon last September
Who: Chantal Cermak, 40 Where: Bemidji, Minn. DX: Metabolic myopathy, diagnosed at age 39