RIP Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker

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  1. JacK Rauber

    JacK Rauber Comnipresent.com Full Member

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    On foot.
     
  2. David B

    David B How you expect to run with the wolves come night, Full Member

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  3. Jake LaMotta

    Jake LaMotta Lights Out Full Member

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    My favourite fighter of all time. R.I.P. Sweet Pete
     
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  4. bandeedo

    bandeedo Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    had the pleasure of watching him work live. work is done, champ, time to come home.
     
  5. Boon

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    You are so lucky man. I have never been to fight in person.
     
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  6. bandeedo

    bandeedo Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    im fortunate that my town has the boxing fans to attract a lot of the absolute best to perform here. ive seen many of the legends, some of the best to ever do it, and pea was certainly one of those.
     
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  7. RingKing75

    RingKing75 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    JabCross727 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    So sad to hear this. The ironic thing is that he made a living avoiding getting hit and of all the ways to end it, he gets hit by a car. I don't know who has any more details. But this is just a big loss to the boxing world. He was definitely taken before his time but what can you do? RIP Sweet Pea PW. Condolences to his family and friends.
     
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  9. don owens

    don owens Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Condolences to his family, friends and millions of boxing fans. This is a great loss. Always admired his talent. A great loss. I feel the loss like so many others. May his soul RIP.
     
  10. HerolGee

    HerolGee Obsessed with Boxing booted Full Member

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    you cant dodge death when he calls. RIP.
     
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  11. mrtony80

    mrtony80 Likes thick chicks Full Member

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    Not sure why you felt the need to say this.
     
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  12. robg

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    Sweet Pea rip legend
     
  13. Serge

    Serge Vampire Slayer Staff Member

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    Very sad news and he was a truly great fighter. RIP champ
     
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    fistsof steel Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Very sad...loved watching Him one of the Greats...RIP.
     
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