Always do good in stay on your feet sparringAdded 27 Nov 2011, ID #4414
Just before you do stay on your feet sparring, go to options and game options first. Set the power bar to empty and the toughness bar to max. You will now be able to do the sparring session without getting knocked down. When the sparring session ends, go to options again to change the power and toughness bars back to normal.
Declining Challenges without Losing PopularityAdded 20 Apr 2011, ID #3831
To do this you must first ensure that autosave is off. Then, exit Legacy mode saving. When you load your legacy again your popularity will have been restored and you have not and will not be challenged again.
Max Stats before starting Legacy Mode.Added 21 Jul 2009, ID #1905
Start a new legacy and win the tourney going to 'Punch Totals' in the last fight and pressing circle. This will give you +5 added to your power, stamina and heart. Keep repeating this until you no longer get stat upgrades.