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The Triumph Of Buster Douglas


Thirty years ago, Columbus native James “Buster” Douglas defeated reigning heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, considered the best and most feared boxer in the world.  

Oddsmakers gave Douglas a 42-to-1 chance. And he did it. 

Coming up today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: the life and times of James Buster Douglas.


  • James Buster Douglas, former world heavyweight boxing champion
  • Tim May, now-retired sports reporter, Columbus Dispatch
  • John Pace, executive producer, World Championship 30th Anniversary

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