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Boxer ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler dies at 66

Boxer ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler dies at 66

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March 14 (UPI) -- "Marvelous" Marvin Hagler, the former undisputed middleweight champion from 1980-87, died on Saturday at the age of 66, according to his wife Kay G. Hagler. No official cause of death was given on a post on her late husband's Facebook fan page. He died in Bartlett, N.H. Advertisement "I am sorry to make a very sad announcement," the post read. "Today unfortunately my beloved husband Marvelous Marvin passed away unexpectedly at his home here in New Hampshire. Our family requests that you respect our privacy during this difficult time. With love, Kay G. Hagler." He was a member of the famed "Four Kings" of the 1980s -- Thomas Hearns, Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran. Boxing in the 160-pound class, he defeated Hearns and Duran but lost in a disputed split decision to Leo...