Originally Posted by Manassa
Yeah. Zale hit the body a lot, but he was extremely weak and did little damage.
"When he hits you in the belly it's like someone stuck a red-hot poker in you and left it there."
"The first time he hit me to the body I didn't know whether to crap or throw-up" -- Billy Soose (on Tony Zale)
Even Graziano said he would think Zale would beat Ray Robinson solely on how good and hard his body attack was...