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Old 11-16-2012, 09:16 AM   #132
burt bienstock
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Default Re: who is the greatest of all time? vote.

Originally Posted by duranimal View Post
It just gets better

My old man passed on 16 years back & you must have been around the same age group as this is just such a similar recantation but more politly put than the expletive filled wrath from my old man that swept forth upon this whippersnapper as i fled the house
I too D, learned from my old man who SAW Harry Greb give a horrendous beating to the 12 pound heavier Gene Tunney in MSG 1922...He told me he never saw so much blood pouring from Tunney's kisser,that night...Years later he took me a youngster to see the new sensational WW Ray Robinson
fight and my dad was so impressed with Sugar Ray. When I would ask him who would have won between Greb and Robby, he would snicker at me and say Greb was too strong and tough for Robinson...Greb and Robinson were
immortals for sure...Cheers D.
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