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Old 11-10-2012, 03:12 AM   #60
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Default Re: Referee - Tony Perez 'I Should Have DQ'd Muhammad Ali'

Originally Posted by Lord Tywin View Post
A gargoyle? Frazier had a slight swelling by his right eye from the Ali jabs, and a slight swelling around his mouth. He hardly looked like a gargoyle, or like he had walked into a bees nest.

He certainly looked nowhere near as bad as he did in the first fight (which he won) or the third fight. Besides, since when is swelling indicative of a winner?

Frazier had a tendency to swell even in some fights he won fairly handily.
Its an indication that a boxer is getting hit with more than "shoeshine punches".
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