Originally Posted by TBooze
Gene actually stated in an interview (Boxing's Greatest Knockouts)
"They dragged me to a corner and when I came round, I said to my trainer:
"look at him dancing up and down between rounds, he is 37 years old!"
That is when my trainer said they had stopped the fight.
People always asked me whether it hurts when you get Ko'd? Well I got Ko'd once (by Robinson) and I did not feel a thing!"
Thnxs for setting the record straight