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  • Boxing Icon Leon Spinks Hospitalized For Abdominal Problems

    Oct 15, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Former boxing icon Leon Spinks is fighting a personal battle following a second operation for abdominal problems. The Associated Press reports the 61-year-old boxer is currently recovering from the surgery in a Las Vegas hospital. The operation was necessary after Spinks suffering complications from the first emergency surgery, according to his wife Brenda. “It’s going […]

  • Photos: Ali Among Mourners at Joe Frazier’s Funeral

    Nov 16, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Muhammad Ali was among the nearly 4,000 people who packed the Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in Philadelphia for a two-hour “joyful celebration” of Joe Frazier’s life. The boxer died last week of liver cancer; he was 67. Frazier’s championship belt and a pair of gloves were draped over his casket. The Rev. Jesse Jackson asked […]