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Old 01-20-2013, 07:02 PM   #168
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Default Re: Dempsey's vaunted run to the Title

Originally Posted by janitor View Post
Dempsey was praised for his win over Levinsky due to its dominant nature, and the fact that he was the first to knock Levinsky out. The papers before the fight put forth the opinion that Levinsky was past his best, but do not mention the Greb fight in suport of this.
It is a great victory. Just not as great as one over Greb would have been.

I'm not saying that with hindsight, I'm saying that because Greb had already beaten him.
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