On the 11 February 1990 in Tokyo, Japan a relatively unknown Buster Douglas caused one of the greatest upsets in boxing, when he knocked out Mike Tyson in the 10th round. Douglas, landed a sickening uppercut knocking the heavyweight champion to the ground. Tyson's 37-0 record came to a crushing halt and Douglas dedicated the win to his mother who died of a stroke three weeks before the fight.

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