Sunday, July 21, 2019  |

By The Ring

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FACING THE INEVITABLE The monstrous Sonny Liston (right) had waited years for a shot at Floyd Patterson’s heavyweight championship and was in no mood to be thankful during the weigh-in. Patterson’s legendary trainer/manager Cus D’Amato – perhaps sensing the inevitable result – used Liston’s unsavory reputation and mob ties as a means to downplay his
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