R.I.P. “The Fight Doctor” Ferdie Pacheco – The boxing world lost Ferdinand Pacheco at the age of 89 yesterday. Pacheco will always be remembered as “The Fight Doctor” who worked with the great Muhammad Ali. Pacheco studied medicine at The University of Miami and he worked as a color analyst describing the sport he loved for NBC and Showtime.
Here TBC presents a video tribute to the late Ferdie Pacheco (December 8th, 1927 – November 16th, 2017) Ferdinand “Ferdie” Pacheco, Gone but not forgotten.
Take a look back at TBC’s “2016 Event of the Year”, Muhammad Ali’s funeral, right here.
R.I.P. “The Fight Doctor” / Check out our sister’s site The Sweet Science’s “Dr. Ferdie Pacheco: December 8, 1927 – November 16, 2017” written by renowned Ali expert and TSS veteran Thomas Hauser.