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Fra·zier

(frā′zhər), Joseph Known as "Joe." 1944-2011.
American prizefighter who won the Olympic heavyweight title (1964) and held the world professional heavyweight title from 1970 to 1973.

Frazier

(ˈfreɪʒə)
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(Biography) Joe. 1944–2011, US boxer: won the world heavyweight title in 1970 and was the first to beat Muhammad Ali professionally (1971)
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Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier (1975) There's three to choose from but the Thrilla In Manilla, the final meeting between the pair, is largely considered the most brutal ever boxing match.
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Summary: Joe Frazier was remembered as a great heavyweight champion and a city icon at a funeral attended my longtime rival Muhammad Ali.
The death of heavyweight legend Joe Frazier last week prompted a flood of tributes to the fighter and his three epic bouts with Muhammad Ali in the 1970s - ending with the Thrilla in Manila, widely regarded as the greatest fight of all time.