Episode 53: Duk Koo Kim

South Korean lightweight contender Duk Koo Kim is profiled on today's episode of the Characters of Boxing (and Beyond) Podcast. Kim fought at a thrilling pace and brought significant action and offense to the ring as a crowd-pleasing pugilist. His life was cut tragically short in 1982 in a nationally televised match against Ray Mancini.


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