Frazier v Ali: fisticuffs in Fairmount Park

Frazier v Ali: fisticuffs in Fairmount Park

Joseph William Frazier was a professional boxer who competed from 1965 to 1981. Frazier was based out of Philadelphia and developed a reputation for his strength, durability, and relentless pressure fighting style. He reigned as the undisputed heavyweight champion from 1970 to 1973, and was the first boxer to beat Muhammad Ali. So for our first episode of 2021 we’re gonna square up with the legend of Smokin’ Joe.

Check out the visual companion below.  Click HERE to check out that HBO documentary we talked about. Click HERE to see Smokin' Joe on the Simpsons. and click HERE to watch the actual fight.


   

       


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