Frazier fights Ali in 1971; Frazier today (inset)
Popperfoto/Getty; Inset: Sipa
Boxing great Joe Frazier is fighting the battle of a lifetime.
The former World Heavyweight champion, 67, is in a Philadelphia-based hospice suffering from liver cancer, according to reports.
Known for his infamous “Thrilla in Manila” fight against Muhammad Ali, Frazier – nicknamed “Smokin’ Joe” –… Continue reading Joe Frazier in Hospice with Liver Cancer
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