Check out some exclusive clips from The Garden’s Defining Moments – Marciano Defeats Louis:
Watch: The Greatness of Joe Louis
Coming from humble beginnings, Joe Louis rose to become the first African-American heavyweight champion since Jack Johnson and a true American hero.
Watch: Rising to the Top
Though Rocky Marciano’s amateur record was not impressive, his professional record is one that boxers dream of achieving and breaking.
Watch: Fight Night
Rocky Marciano had to go through Joe Louis for a shot at the title and in the 8th round, the rising star took down his idol.