The Klitschko brothers are often accused of taking no chances in the ring, boxing like robots and almost destroying interest in boxing’s top drawing card – the heavyweight division. Does the new DVD documentary of their life do anything to explain them?
Smokin’ Joe Frazier passed away from liver cancer on November seven 2011. It was one of the few battles that he ever lost. He was arguably one of the greatest boxers of all time but he lived in the shadow of his nemisis Muhammad Ali. If he had fought in any other era, he would have reigned supreme. Perhaps in death he will finally gain the recognition denied to him in life.
Boxing can be dated to the Ancient Roman Empire and Greece. However in North Africa 4000 B.C. boxing was used for entertainment by tribes of the land. The International Amateur Boxing Association started in 1946 and today is going strong from fighters from all over the world.
He trained Ali throughout his long career, George Foreman when he won a world title at 46 and saved Sugar Ray Leonard when he was losing to Hitman Tommy Hearns.
Actually, I love the man and his antics. But then, I wasn’t at the end of those antics, which could have hurt more than we would imagine…..
Boxing fans are waiting for the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight to take place.
Joe Frazier Dies of Liver Cancer.
Joe Frazier is no more. He died at the age of 67, but his name forever will be linked with Muhammad Ali.
PHILADELPHIA – Bustling, crowded the athletes celebrated the u. s. and different countries, each boxers and different athletes, taking part pay homage to the late Joe Frazier, who finally knocked by the liver cancer he suffered.
Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier, who earned a place in boxing history after three epic bouts against Muhammad Ali, died Monday at age 67, his agent said.