Alexis Arguello is considered by many to be the greatest junior lightweight of the 20th century and arguably the biggest hero Nicaragua has ever had. But as this 30 for 30 Short details, there was a lot more to his life than just boxing. When the communist Sandinistas took control of the Nicaraguan government, Arguello went back to fight for his country. After an ironic turn where he ended up campaigning with the Sandinistas, one thing remained clear: Arguello was always concerned first with helping his people.
Aired: 27 Jul 2016