Originally Posted by Senor Pepe'
That loss by Zora Folley (rematch with Doug Jones) actually knocked
Zora out of a rematch with Sonny Liston in late-1963 for the
Zora was on the list, along with Ingemar Johansson for possible late-1963
challengers, after Sonny and Floyd fulfilled their rematch contract.
Zora, ran a streak of bad luck.
Zora didn't have the punch, chin or strength for Liston. It would be a repeat.
Jones had a great streak there, with his fights with Folley and Clay. But he took too much punishment in them, seems to never been the same afterwards.