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Former champ Frazier fighting for life

Joe Frazier is fighting for his life with liver cancer.

Former champ Frazier fighting for life

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Legendary Philadelphia boxer Joe Frazier is reportedly battling for his life according to an article by FoxSports.com

The report states that the 67-year-old Frazier is ill with advanced liver cancer.

Frazier is well known for his series of bouts with Muhammad Ali during the 1970’s. The former World Heavyweight Champion finished his career with  a 32-4-1 record and also won a Gold Medal at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

 


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