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Old 01-24-2013, 09:52 AM   #3
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Default Re: What were the betting odds on Monzon vs Napoles???

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Originally Posted by red cobra View Post
The boxing world at that time...the writers and other talking heads, many of them gave Napoles a very good chance. They thought that he would nake Monzon look slow, clumsy and like a cigar store Indian. Angelo Dundee, who worked Napoles' corner was sure his man would win. The fight got a big build up and was not percieved as the mismatch that many have since thought of the fight.
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