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Old 07-23-2012, 08:19 PM   #23
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Default Re: 'Why I Took A Dive' by Sonny Liston

Originally Posted by TheGreatA View Post
I would've hoped for actual statements by Sonny Liston instead of fictional ones.

The only statements by Liston regarding the fight were him criticizing Jersey Joe Walcott for not driving Ali to a neutral corner and allowing Nat Fleischer to influence his count. He seemed legitimately bitter about the loss and felt cheated.
As he should, Liston was entitled to continue under the rules
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