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Old 03-13-2012, 03:20 PM   #19
JWSoats
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Default Re: When did Sugar Ray Robinson's decline start?

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Originally Posted by he grant View Post
Ray was still close to his prime when he beat LaMotta for the title. His retirement after losing to Maxim was definately the most notable dividing line. He was never the same coming back.
I agree. While he had moments of brilliance against the likes of Olson and Fullmer while regaining the middleweight title, he was never the dominant champion he was pre-Maxim.
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