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Style: Coming out fighting

By The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

This article was published December 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.

At 75, in some ways, Billy Robinson is not the man he used to be, Linda S. Haymes writes in Tuesday's Style section.

Once strong, muscular, and tough, in the height of his career as a professional heavyweight wrestler, this Englishman was formidable. But Father Time is taking him to the mat. Three years ago, Robinson, who has lived all over the world, decided to move to Little Rock to be closer to his son Spencer, a lieutenant colonel in the National Guard here.

Read more about the former wrestling champion who now channels his passion for the sport into coaching at the Westside Mixed Martial Arts gym in Little Rock in tomorrow's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

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