Originally Posted by Titan1
Him and Alex Ramos are definitely doing good for down and out boxers, especially Greg Page.The irony about it is that him and Gerry were rivals in the early part of the eighties.I often wondered how Greg would've done as a basketball player.I've heard he was quite the athlete back then.
I remember Alex Ramos always coming across as a really cheerful kid, and a good guy. (Once, he helped out a Spanish speaking sportswriter in a hotel lobby by sitting in as a translator for an interview with Hagler.)
Ain't it a kick in the head, that Larry Holmes actively participates in helping out Gerry with Greg Page and others, through F.I.S.T?! I guess all boxers grow up eventually, and get over their youthful petty differences. (Unless their names are Fullmer and Giardello!