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Old 11-23-2012, 10:02 AM   #11
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Default Re: Did Joe Gans drop Dempsey in sparring

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Originally Posted by LittleRed View Post
No. Dempsey was 15 ****ing years old when Gans died of TB. Simply did not happen.
http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-1315948...2236_187181989Panama Joe Gans, with Wills ,and Louis.1938


http://i.ebayimg.com/t/PANAMA-JOE-GA...MkOPg~~_35.JPG
Godfrey was the main sparring partner
Tate was used for strength
Jamaica Kid for brawling
Gans for speed .
[I pinched this info from CBZ.]
BTW. Gans beat Dempsey in 1923 and Wills in 1927 .
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