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Old 11-20-2012, 04:49 AM   #7
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Default Re: Freddie Steele Appreciation Thread

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Originally Posted by thistle1 View Post
not without or before Jock McAvoy.

I love Steele, but have never understood the ommision of Mac when talking Steele, this is "the fight of that middleweight decade, the 1930s", and it should've happened... a reveiw of the timeline and opponents show this, and Mac also fought up, where Freddie didn't.

the two best middles of the mid late 1930s, why didn't they meet?
Same reason Risko would not rematch Jock with the title on the line,though McAvoy would probably have had to cut a leg off to make 160lbs by late 1935.
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