Showing 1 - 10 of 46 Stories for Rocky Graziano
WHEN JIM NORRIS TURNED AGAINST THE GUILD IT WAS TO SAVE HIMSELF—NOT BOXING
The IBC announced that to break the strike it would put on amiddleweight championship fight between Jake LaMotta and Rocky Graziano. Afterthis subterfuge ...
Are you sure it's not Rocky Graziano?" Barbara was saying, referring to the former middleweight champion of the world with whom her husband ...
AS A FANTASY "ROCKY" IS FINE, BUT THE BIG FIGHT IS STRICTLY HOLLYWOOD
One of the few good fighters as awkward as Balboa was Rocky Graziano. But Graziano could hit to the head with a left hook and an overhand ...
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FAT CITY FOR RUSTY PUGS
And 66-year-old Rocky Graziano says.... Mancini, 28, and Camacho, 26, are anything but oldies in this company, but both have worn out their ...
JAKE LA MOTTA NOW HITS 'EM WITH HIS PUNCH LINE
One of his favorite topics is the plight of the punchy ex-fighter, personified by his old buddy, Graziano. "Manager says to Rocky Graziano, 'Rock, ...
HANDICAP, MY EYE!
Thus it was that Whitey Bimstein, a cut-man of distinction, gave Rocky Graziano his chance to win the middleweight title from Tony Zale, which Graziano then did.
Sugar Ray Dares the Odds
The violent scenes on the next four pages show how Carmen Basilio became the third man to lift Robinson's title. If he keeps it, he'll be the first to do so
DICK TIGER WAS A CHAMPION IN BOTH THE RING AND HIS AFRICAN HOMELAND
It was two days before he would fight Rocky Rivero, a tough middleweight from .... I spotted Sugar Ray Robinson and Rocky Graziano.