Danny Jacobs - The Miracle Man (Full Length)

After being diagnosed with cancer, Danny Jacobs was told he would never box again.Two years later, he's a survivor and world champion.

by VICE Sports
Mar 19 2015, 5:05pm

A rising star in the pro boxing world, Danny Jacobs cemented himself as a fighter with vicious knockout power and tremendous speed. In May 2011, he was diagnosed with osteosarcoma. With a tumor aggressively wrapping itself around his spine he was told that if he survived, he would never box again.Two years and six fights removed from that diagnosis, we followed Danny leading up to his WBA middleweight title bout.