Frank Bruno and Peter Mulindwa, 1983.
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British boxer Franklin Ray Bruno (L) (born 1961) better known as Frank Bruno fights Ugandan, Peter Mulindwa Kozza (born 1954). Bruno turner professional in 1980. In 1990 he challenged Mike Tyson for the heavyweight title but was knockedout in round five. In 1994 Bruno finally became world champion by beating Oliver McCall on points, however he lost his title in a Tyson rematch which became his last professional fight. After suffering from depression and the break up of his marriage Bruno was admitted to Goodmayes Hospital in 1991 to undergo psychological test. Since then he has appeared on BBC Radio and frequently appears in pantomimes. He has won 40 of 45 professional fights.