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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???

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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