Can't Win 4 Losing
About This Show
Audio documentaries about losing in sports, in all its forms—including as a prelude to better things, like winning. As Tolstoy may have almost written: Every champion is the same. Every loser is a loser in their own way. Can't Win 4 Losing tells their stories.
Most Recent Episode
Anthony Hembrick, The Godfather of KTFO
3 days ago
"Showboating Fighters Get KTFO" — that's knocked the F out — is a popular, and delicious, YouTube genre. But even before the internet, Anthony "Hollywood" Hembrick practically invented the form. An undefeated light-heavyweight contender, Hembrick danced up a choreographed storm with his cornermen before getting KO'd in the first round of a fight on national TV. The former U.S. Olympic captain did eventually challenge for the world title twice, but he'll always be best remembered for that one humbling night. King Kaufman reports.