Benny Leonard Snags Freddie Welsh's Title

(Jack Dempsey, left, pretends to punch Harry Houdini, with Benny Leonard's help) There exists an adage in boxing: "As the heavyweights go, so goes boxing." It's a fancy way of saying that most people extract more pleasure out of the sport the larger the fighters are, and the harder they're hitting each other. It also means that the smaller a fighter is, the more difficult it...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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