Former Middleweight Champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler Dead at 66

By | March 14, 2021

”He was a true athlete and a true man. I will miss him greatly”.… Bob Arum says in a tribute.

Marvelous Marvin Hagler — former middleweight champion and one of the greatest boxers who ever lived — has died … this according to his wife, his promoter, son and his fan club. His official fan club announced his demise on Facebook and signed by his wife.

”I am sorry to make a very sad announcement. 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.”

Marvelous was taken to a hospital in New Hampshire earlier on Saturday after experiencing trouble breathing and chest pains at home. However, the cause of his did unknown and it’s not related to covid-19.


”Marvin Hagler was among the greatest athletes that Top Rank ever promoted. He was a man of honor and a man of his word, and he performed in the ring with unparalleled determination. He was a true athlete and a true man. I will miss him greatly.” — Bob Arum