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Old 08-17-2012, 09:55 PM   #11
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Default Re: Ernie Terrell vs Floyd Patterson (mid-sixties)

Originally Posted by Senor Pepe' View Post
Early-1966 may have been the best time.

Ernie by a 'close' 15-Round Decision, and both boys hit the canvas in this one.

As a side note, Floyd should have by-passed Cassius Clay in November 1965, and
given his back a chance to heal.

I agree with this..and although he lost a tko in his last bout, that rematch with Clay was Floyd's redemption I think.
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