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Old 08-04-2012, 01:54 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by TED 822 View Post
Yes Al,black and white on the BBC.It was close but thought at the time it was a just decision.Obviously a long time ago and only a teenager myself at the time so memorys a bit fuzzy but recall they were saying Legra was like Ali.He was taller than Howard and very clever.A classic boxing match and another example of how good,if not great,he was.Just seen the film about him on British Boxers,and it shows you his right hand.What a disadvantage.Comes across as a great lad too.
Great stuff, he was a great lad! I was lucky enough to meet him and share a couple pints with him on a couple of occasions, a lovely man!
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