148. Hasim Rahman, boxing

A two-time heavyweight champion, “The Rock” stunned the boxing world when, as a 20-to-1 underdog, he floored <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST001191" title="Lennox Lewis" href="/topic/arts-culture/lennox-lewis-PEHST001191.topic">Lennox Lewis</a>, the champ, with one punch in 2001. Ring Magazine tabbed it “The Upset of the Year.” Seven months later, the Baltimore-born Rahman lost the crown, then regained it briefly in 2005. At 39, with 50 victories in 60 fights, he continues to box.

( Associated Press / April 21, 2001 )

A two-time heavyweight champion, “The Rock” stunned the boxing world when, as a 20-to-1 underdog, he floored Lennox Lewis, the champ, with one punch in 2001. Ring Magazine tabbed it “The Upset of the Year.” Seven months later, the Baltimore-born Rahman lost the crown, then regained it briefly in 2005. At 39, with 50 victories in 60 fights, he continues to box.

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