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James J. Braddock aka Cinderella Man vs Max Baer - "The Greatest Upset of All Time" Boxer | Boxing and Wrestling Books

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Max Baer (1909 - 1959) American boxer of the 1930s as well as a referee, and had an occasional role on film or television. He was the brother of heavyweight boxing contender Buddy Baer and father of actor Max Baer, Jr.. Baer is rated #22 on Ring Magazine's list of 100 greatest punchers of all time.

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from Slate Magazine

How Cinderella Man sucker punches the Jewish boxer Max Baer.

Max Baer (left) vs. Cinderella Man James J. Braddock - heavyweight championship fight, Long Island City, New York, June 13, 1935. A rendition of the fight is showcased by Jeremy Schaap, author of Cinderella Man: James J. Braddock, Max Baer, and the Greatest Upset in Boxing History, www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/culturebox/2005/06/fight_snub.html

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