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Old 10-20-2016, 12:48 AM
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Re: Benny "the Kid" Paret Dies In Ring

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Emile Griffith, the guy who fought him, was the subject of the 2007 (?) documentary "Ring of Fire". At the end, he meets Paret's son, who has no hard feelings about the tragedy (Paret's widow doesn't feel the same way obviously). If you have a chance to see it, I highly recommend it.
You know, it would help if I had read the post instead of excitedly typing the same thing that was listed above....carry on, everyone....

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Re: Benny "the Kid" Paret Dies In Ring

Winner by knockout?........No winner by killing the guy Sad day in boxing history

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Re: Benny "the Kid" Paret Dies In Ring

Boxing in those days were boxing, some or many matches went on and on till one gave in but the nature of the beast in this sport ment that both gave it there all with their primal instinct to survive and win

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Re: Benny "the Kid" Paret Dies In Ring

"He'll knock you into tomorrow Rock!"

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Can't believe they declared a winner

Really good find mate, my husband enjoyed this

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Old 11-21-2016, 10:47 PM
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Looks like that went on a bit longer then needed.

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stupid referee last too much in stopping the fight

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Re: Benny "the Kid" Paret Dies In Ring

It was an assasination

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