• Hall of Fame boxer Sugar Ray Robinson
backed out of a fight because he had a dream
that he was going to kill his opponent in the
ring. After a priest and minister convinced
Robinson to fight, Robinson went into the
ring and killed his opponent, Jimmy Doyle.
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    • This is true, according to Robinson. In his autobiography, Robinson told the chilling story of a dream he had prior to his bout with Doyle. Robinson was so disturbed by the dream that he wanted to back out of the fight with Doyle. He later knocked out his opponent, kiIIing him the next day.
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    • God: Yo wtf did I say
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    • I wonder what the priest thought afterward
      swatx 23 jul
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    • I bet the priest and the minister bet a lot of money on the fight.
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    • I’ll bet the biggest bruh moment of his life was when the guy fell down dead
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    • The priest: “if he dies. He dies “
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    • Did my own research. Took all of 5 minutes, if that. This is true.
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    • He also felt so bad about what happened he bought Doyle’s mother a house.
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    • The priest had 100$ on Robinson. After hearing about the dream he convinced Robinson to fight, and changed his bet to 1000$.
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    • This is true he died June 25 1947 after Robinson hit him with a hard uppercut
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    • This story is true. Jimmy died of head injuries the day after the fight in 1947.
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    • maybe dont use a gun in the ring
      Camacho 23 jul
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    • Imagine folding a nigga so hard he dies the next day
      beasty15 23 jul
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    • Jimmy doyle did indeed die after the fight In a hospital not long after
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    • I bet the other guy probably thought he was just saying he was better
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    • Geez, that’s rough.
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    • Speaking of boxing, Gene Fullmer trained at my grandfathers boxing gym. He defeated Sugar Ray Robinson on January 2nd, 1957 to become the middleweight champion of the world
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    • The priest who had a shit load of money on the fight: uh yeah you better fuckin k ill him, uh idk because God commands it or something
      Wanking 23 jul
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    • This true?
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    • The priest works for satan
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    • I did a biography on him, dude was awesome. Had a pink Cadillac and the French thought he was Superman.
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    • I think that's just called planned homicide
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    • Yo he graduated from my high school in MD
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    • The priest and minister:
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    • The priest when the guy died: it is what it is
      BrnFaria 25 jul
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    • Alright, since InfoChecker isn’t here at the moment, I’ll help them out. Yes, “Sugar” Ray Robinson had the dream, and told the athletic commission that he wouldn’t play. Being as the mafia controlled boxing at the time, they brought in a catholic priest and minister to convince him to fight, in which they did.
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    • Oops tee-hee I accidentally kiIIed you I'm such a tauros
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    • More like SUGAR GAY
      JD4wg365 23 jul
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    • Fuck pineapple
      elmoundo 23 jul
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    • They brought in a catholic priest to the match? Is fighting not forbidden in Catholicism or has Nacho Libre taught me wrong?
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    • More like Sugar Gay
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    • Never go easy. You step into the ring you put your life on the line if you’re not strong enough to survive then you will die.
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    • The priest and minister were hitmen
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    • More like sugar GAYYYYYY
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    • That priest knew, he needed some bloodshed, mass just ain’t cutting it for my guy anymore
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    • VibesCheck: this man said oof
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    • Although I’m not as credible as the great info checker,yes this is true he Doyle died in the hospital the next day due to head injuries
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    • You mean sugar GAY?!
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    • You think the worlds strongest boxer could punch someones head off their body? Like how much force would it take?
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    • He also helped pay for his mother's house with his next few fights after Doyle's death.
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    • That’s just an excuse to murder the man
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    • Doyle did die from the fight but the whole story about him predicting is may not be
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    • I had a dream I signed a contact with God to not do anymore drugs. I think I’ll be damned if I do. Don’t know if I can help myself though. I’m not even religious.
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    • Everything on the internet is true
      bandildo 23 jul
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    • That’s horrifying. Imagine having such a terrible dream come true. I would’ve tried so hard to dream I was a billionaire
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    • Dafuq do you mean he kiIIed him the next day?
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    • You’ve made your last delivery kid. Sorry you got twisted up in this scene. From where you’re kneeling it must seem like an 18-carat run of bad luck. Truth is…the game was rigged from the start.
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    • Fuck yeah, hilarious
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    • Black on black violence will never end 😢
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    • Proof that religion is a hoax
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    • The priest 🤡
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    • I mean it's not that unlikely for someone to die in that sport. I'd say it's just like saying "I dreamed I got a beer bottle thrown at me" before attempting to blow a homeless man in the parking lot of target at 1:27pm
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    • I mean.. he could've pulled his punches?
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    • This is gonna get featured. Congrats man
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    • We need info checkers
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    • Sugar GAY
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    • Shouldve been charged with murder
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    • He must have felt so terrible :(
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    • Jimmy doyle was fighting to buy his mother a house. After dying and never affording the house, Sugar ray dedicated the paycheck from his next four fights to help pay for doyle’s moms house. Much respect
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    • Doyle had suffered some really heavy knockouts before this fight. He shouldn't have been allowed to fight in the first place. If it was modern day he NSAC wouldn't have let him anywhere near a ring.
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    • This is true. Doyle was knocked out so much that in California they banned him from boxing. He did this match in Cleveland to buy his mom a house. After he died, Robinson donated the earnings from his next 4 matches to Doyle’s mom so she could buy a house.
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    • Listen to yer gut
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    • Now thats alot of damage
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    • See dreams do come true
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    • He definitely k!lled him on purpose just to spite them
      Scholar 26 jul
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    • Unintentionally premeditated
      KCFrog 26 jul
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    • Dreams do come true
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    • Smfh. Religion. Smfh
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    • All around the world statues crumble for me
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    • A priest, a minister, and a rabbi, walk into the ring....
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    • I look at you and try to do The best I can But sometimes It ain't that easy If not today, she said, then tell me when I think I tried to say I'm sorry Then she said these words of reverence Please don't leave me hanging on and on I see the light in your window Look at the sky and we can go Away
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    • I wish I had the hands to put a nigga in the ground from punches with gloves on.
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    • that's sad mann
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    • Sugar gayyyy
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    • sugar gayyy
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    • Because that's what heroes do!
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    • Water hand willie
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    • Only goes to show that religious authorities don't know shit
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    • I think that's murder.
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    • GG
      Jonyba 25 jul
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    • SUGAR GAY
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