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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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Summary: Omissions in top 10 include Mike Tyson, Joe Frazier, Roberto Duran and Rocky Marciano
Smokin' Joe: The Life Of Joe Frazier by Mark Kram Jr (Sportsbookofthemonth.com price: PS15.99, saving PS3 on rrp) If it can be argued that the 1970s represented boxing's golden age - and few would disagree - then it was the period's greatest rivalry between Smokin' Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali which defined the sport.
A rare gold boxing glove made to commemorate Muhammad Ali's "Fight of the Century" against Joe Frazier in Madison Square Garden nearly 50 years ago failed to find a buyer in an auction in Turin on Thursday.
Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier - March 8, 1971 It was dubbed The Fight of the Century - and lived-up to the billing.
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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.
When I interviewed Eddie Futch, the trainer of Joe Frazier and Ken Norton, the only two men to defeat Ali in his prime, I asked Futch to name Ali's greatest strength.
His rivalries with Joe Frazier, Sunny Liston and George Foreman are considering one of the greatest in the sport.
The next month, New York State's Supreme Court ruled that he had been unjustly denied a boxing licence and he fought Oscar Bonavena, stopping him in the 15th and clearing the way for a title fight against Joe Frazier.