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Art Hafey, "The Toy Tiger," was 53-8, with 36 KOs, and earned a ranking as the No. 1 featherweight contender in the world in the 1960s. He fought Arguello, Olivares, Danny "Little Red" Lopez and numerous others, but never got a world title shot. Hafey discovered after his career -- which included more than 40 fights in a four-year span -- that he had been suffering all his life from a debilitating disease that causes the muscles to stiffen at odd times.

Enjoy our in-depth conversation with "The Toy Tiger" and Brad Little, the writer/producer/director of "Toy Tiger," the documentary.

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