Ali won the last two, cementing his legend as The Greatest, and was as rough on Frazier outside the ring as he was between the ropes.
After turning pro in 1965, Frazier quickly became known for his punching power, stopping his first 11 opponents. It was his fights with Muhammad Ali, though, that would define him.
St. Louisan leaving Don King Promotions
Butch Lewis worked with St. Louisans Leon & Michael Spinks, as well as boxing legends Ali & Frazier.
St. Louisan headlines Saturday night’s card at the Family Arena in St. Charles
Former titleholder Devon Alexander lined up with hard-hitting Lucas Matthysse. They’ll meet in Alexander’s native St. Louis later this month.