17,029 pages were read in the last minute. The number of times Fox cut to crowd shots in St. Louis during Game 4 of the World Series, according to The New York Times. Police arrested the suspects on Sunday in the Jamaican capital, Kingston. But what most people might not know is that just two weeks later, Trevor Berbick was convicted of rape as well. NASCAR officials are investigating whether Robby Gordon intentionally threw debris on the race track to cause a caution at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Two fights later, he became the last man to ever fight three-time heavyweight champion, Muhammad Ali, winning a 10-round unanimous decision. Harold Berbick would be convicted of the murder and given a life sentence while Gordon was found guilty of manslaughter and sentenced to 14 years in prison. Yea I know. They have declared their innocence. He had last been seen leaving a local night spot in the early hours of Saturday. Among his losses were those to Buster Douglas, Renaldo Snipes and Larry Holmes. Berbick's body was found Saturday in a church courtyard with wounds to the back of his head. 56,514 people are reading stories on the site right now. NBC footage of the race appeared to show the debris came from Gordon's car. In December, he was arrested in an alleged plot to commit mortgage fraud. Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper. Following the Ali bout, Berbick went on to win 10 of his next 12 fights, earning him a shot at Pinklon Thomas’ WBC heavyweight title in March 1986. Trevor Berbick (August 1, 1954 – October 28, 2006) was a Jamaican-Canadian heavyweight boxer who fought as a professional from 1976 until 2000. He’s one of just two boxers to fight both Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson, the other being Larry Holmes, and was a big part of an often-overlooked era in the sport in the early 1980s. ", -- Tigers closer Todd Jones in the Los Angeles Times, on his team's poor performance in the World Series. Berbick briefly held the WBC heavyweight championship in 1986 (after beating Pinklon Thomas via 12-round unanimous decision), before losing it in his first defence to 20-year-old Mike Tyson, via 2nd-round TKO. In life, Trevor Berbick was a forgotten bit player in the pantheon of world boxing champions. Nifong, running for election in Durham, N.C., against two challengers who have attacked his handling of the case, obtained an indictment against three athletes accused of raping a stripper at a party in March. AP - Oct 28, 2:28 pm EDT A 2-inch-thick metal pipe found at the scene is … The man admitted to making a mistake. Berbick, beset by legal problems following his retirement from the ring, lost his heavyweight title to Mike Tyson and was the last boxer to fight Muhammad Ali. A 2-inch-thick metal pipe found at the scene is believed to be the murder weapon, police said. I have no age. 2-ranked Rafael Nadal said Sunday he would not compete in Paris because of an abdominal injury. or redistributed. In his loss to Tyson in Las Vegas, Berbick was knocked down twice in the second round. Berbick fought from 1976 to 2000, finishing with a 50-11-1 record, including 33 knockouts. Trevor Berbick was an extremely talented fighter with a lot of natural ability. Wakefield spent from July 22 to Sept. 13 on the disabled list with a stress fracture in his ribcage. Among his losses were those to Buster Douglas, Renaldo Snipes and Larry Holmes. A 2-inch-thick metal pipe found at the scene is believed to be the murder weapon, police said. "I think that really nothing about my view of the case and my view of how the case ultimately needs to be handled has been affected by any of the things that have occurred.". But another legal mishap occurred and Trevor Berbick was once again deported from the U.S. in 2002 and returned to Jamaica. He lost that fight to a unanimous decision after 15 rounds. Chop wounds to the head gave police a clear indication that this was a homicide and his 20-year-old nephew, Harold Berbick, and 18-year-old Kenton Gordon were picked up the next day. Berbick, who claimed that the incident was consensual, was sentenced to five years in prison but served just 15 months. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. Order for $39.95. © Copyright 2020 Endgame360 Inc. All Rights Reserved. Aged 51 or 52 - his birthdate was disputed - he was found in his native Norwich, 90 miles (145km) east of Kingston, with gaping head wounds. "I have no age.". The accuser claimed that Berbick had driven to her apartment in Miami (FL) on Halloween in 1991 to pay her for her services but then physically assaulted her, ripped off her clothing, and then raped her.