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Overtime

...former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal also were on hand for the ceremony on the 40th anniversary of Ali's victory over Joe Frazier in the Philippines, an epic 14-round battle known as the "Thrilla in Manila." The 73-year-old Ali is battling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-10-01/overtime
Dahlberg: "Thrilla in Manilla" between Ali and Frazier resonates 40 years later

...death he had ever known.He and Joe Frazier had gone 14 brutal rounds in stifling...challenger's head."They told me Joe Frazier was washed up," Ali said to Frazier...with a message from Ali."To Joe Frazier from Muhammad Ali," it read...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-09-30/dahlberg-thrilla-man
Phelps-Le Clos rivalry picking up steam with Olympics up ahead

...seconds - faster than Phelps' gold medal-winning performance in 2012."Next year is going to be Muhammad Ali-Joe Frazier."Phelps hasn't called out Le Clos by name but made no secret that he wants to go faster in the secondary meet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-08/phelps-le-clos-rivalry-p
All-Star Game to bring good basketball back to Big Apple

...Thompson, and Atlanta sharpshooter Kyle Korver. The game Sunday is at MSG, "the world's most famous arena" where Joe Frazier beat Muhammad Ali in the "Fight of the Century," and Willis Reed gamely limped out of the tunnel to play in Game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-02-09/all-star-game-bring-good-bask
'Rumble in the Jungle' stands the test of time

...has done nothing to diminish its place in boxing history.Foreman was the brooding heavyweight champion who destroyed Joe Frazier and Ken Norton without breaking a sweat. Ali was, well, Ali."You think the world was shocked when Nixon resigned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-29/rumble-jungle-stands
Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

...sculpture of real hometown champion Joe Frazier?"Properly promoted, I think it would...Rocky is great, it's a movie. But Joe Frazier's real. And he's Philadelphia...have a statue of a great boxer - of Joe Frazier."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-02/joe-frazier-statue-r
Overtime

...Jerry Quarry to win the WBA crown in 1968. Ellis defended the title by defeating Floyd Patterson, but was stopped by Joe Frazier in a fight to unify the world heavyweight championship in 1970.In 1971, Ellis was stopped by Ali in the 12th round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-06/overtime
Boxing legend gave Mandela prize worthy of a champion

PHILADELPHIA - Joe Frazier was humbled, and had to find the right symbolic gift to present...people there was a Mandela associate and two members of the NYPD."Joe Frazier's face lit up," the 65-year-old Watson said. "They hugged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-08/boxing-legend-gave-mandela-prize-
Dahlberg: Boxing lost another start of golden era

...Strip."On any given night all of us could beat the other," George Foreman said. "I had Ken Norton's number and Joe Frazier's number. Ali had my number, and Norton had Ali's number. No one would give up."For the better part of two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-09-21/dahlberg-boxing-lost
US women's boxer Shields claims Olympic gold

...Marlen Esparza won a bronze.An ugly Olympics for the U.S. team ended with a performance worthy of Cassius Clay, Joe Frazier, Oscar De La Hoya and every American Olympic champion that came before Shields.After her arm was raised for the never-in-doubt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-08-09/us-womens-boxer-shields-clai