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#Joe Frazier

# joe-frazier - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Sports film of the week: Thrilla in Manila Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: Thrilla in Manila

In and out of the ring, there was nothing black and white about the rivalry between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier.

# joe-frazier - Friday 24 February, 2012

The Magnificent Seven: Boxing brawls (outside the ring) Out Of Control This post contains videos

The Magnificent Seven: Boxing brawls (outside the ring)

When pre-fight press conferences get a little too heated…

# joe-frazier - Saturday 18 February, 2012

The Simpsons at 500: here are our 9 favourite sporting cameos from Springfield Happy Birthday This post contains images

The Simpsons at 500: here are our 9 favourite sporting cameos from Springfield

As Springfield’s finest celebrate their milestone, we look back at some sporting greats who have appeared alongside them.

# joe-frazier - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

WATCH: Muhammad Ali’s legendary Irish interview Sting Like A Bee This post contains videos

WATCH: Muhammad Ali’s legendary Irish interview

In 1972, Cathal O’Shannon conducted an enthralling interview with Muhammad Ali. It’s a long one, so grab a cup of tea and prepare to be entertained.

Ali at 70: the night ‘The Greatest’ togged off in Croke Park Retrospective This post contains videos

Ali at 70: the night ‘The Greatest’ togged off in Croke Park

As Muhammad Ali celebrates his milestone birthday, we look back to his 1972 fight against Al “Blue” Lewis in Dublin.

From The Daily Edge Videos: “I’m so mean I make medicine sick”: Muhammed Ali’s best interviews Champ This post contains videos

Videos: “I’m so mean I make medicine sick”: Muhammed Ali’s best interviews

Watch: The former world champ turns 70 today – and here’s a selection of some of his best-known quotes.

In pictures: 70-year-old Muhammad Ali’s life in the ring Champ This post contains images

In pictures: 70-year-old Muhammad Ali’s life in the ring

He floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee. Today he celebrates a milestone birthday, so here’s the champ’s life, in pictures.

# joe-frazier - Monday 16 January, 2012

Muhammad Ali cheered at 70th birthday bash

Boxing world paid tribute to ‘The Greatest’ at party to mark his birthday tomorrow.

# joe-frazier - Saturday 31 December, 2011

The sporting year in review: November Looking Back This post contains videos

The sporting year in review: November

Ireland’s qualification for Euro 2012 and the death of Gary Speed dominated the November headlines…

# joe-frazier - Friday 30 December, 2011

Seconds out… here’s the best and worst from boxing this year

Boxing was not at it’s best in 2011, according to Gavin Grace, but there is still plenty to mull over as we look back on the year that was inside the ring.

# joe-frazier - Sunday 25 December, 2011

Back pages: some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part I

Rather than watching some rubbish Christmas re-runs, put your feet up and enjoy some vintage sportswriting from the past 12 months. You’ll thank us for it.

# joe-frazier - Monday 19 December, 2011

11 gifts to get the sports fan in your life… 10 of which we recommend Stocking-fillers This post contains images

11 gifts to get the sports fan in your life… 10 of which we recommend

Still unsure what to get them? Check out our guide to buying the perfect present. Batteries not included.

# joe-frazier - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Column: Macarinelli laces up his gloves again as Frazier is remembered… Rumble This post contains videos

Column: Macarinelli laces up his gloves again as Frazier is remembered…

Doubting the wisdom of the returning Welshman and saluting Smokin’ Joe, following his recent death from cancer at the age of 67.

# joe-frazier - Sunday 13 November, 2011

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting

This might take a while, but it’ll be worth it. Kick back and enjoy eight brilliant pieces of writing from the past week.

# joe-frazier - Friday 11 November, 2011

Ali to attend Frazier’s funeral — reports RIP

Ali to attend Frazier’s funeral — reports

One of boxing’s all-time greats is to buried in Philadelphia on Monday.

# joe-frazier - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

RIP Smokin’ Joe: Boxing pays tribute to a legend Tribute This post contains images

RIP Smokin’ Joe: Boxing pays tribute to a legend

As the tributes continue to flood in, we look at what some of the sport’s biggest names have had to say about Joe Frazier.

# joe-frazier - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

WATCH: Joe Frazier’s career highlights Tribute This post contains videos

WATCH: Joe Frazier’s career highlights

We round up some of the late boxer’s most memorable moments, after he passed away last night.

Gallery: Smokin’ Joe’s life in pictures Heavyweight This post contains images

Gallery: Smokin’ Joe’s life in pictures

Joe Frazier passed away this morning after short battle with liver cancer. But he leaves behind a legendary boxing legacy.

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know before that first cup of coffee.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

Smokin’ Joe Frazier dead at 67 Smokin' Joe This post contains videos

Smokin’ Joe Frazier dead at 67

The former heavyweight world champion died overnight following a brief battle with liver cancer. He was the first man to beat the equally legendary Muhammad Ali.

# joe-frazier - Monday 7 November, 2011

Joe Frazier is still alive even though an Australian paper reported he died

Reports of the legendary boxer’s demise were greatly exaggerated.

# joe-frazier - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Frazier receiving hospice care after cancer diagnosis

Ex-heavyweight champion Joe Frazier is fighting the ultimate bout after being diagnosed with liver cancer.

# joe-frazier - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Action Replay: the night Muhammad Ali togged off in Croker Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the night Muhammad Ali togged off in Croker

Thirty-nine years ago to the day, “The Greatest” took on Al “Blue” Lewis at GAA Headquarters.

# joe-frazier - Friday 1 July, 2011

Talkin’ trash: 5 of the best pre-fight press conferences

It’s clear from the Haye-Klitschko media events this week there’s no love lost. But it didn’t kick off like these press conferences to remember.

# joe-frazier - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Action Replay: the night Ali was brought back down to earth Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the night Ali was brought back down to earth

Our weekly retrospective series takes a look back at the heavyweight bout between Muhammad Ali and Ken Norton on March 31 1973.

# joe-frazier - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Forty years later, Ali and Frazier still a classic Kings Of The Ring This post contains images

Forty years later, Ali and Frazier still a classic

New York came to a standstill as the champ Frazier took on the much-maligned ‘draft-dodging’ Ali, four decades ago today.