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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
Joseph 'Joe' Frazier (WAYNESBORO, Ga.)

...Adams, Bobby Perry, Hank Tobias, James T. Tobias, and Norbert Tobias Jr. Honorary pallbearers are friends of Mr. Joe Frazier. Family members include a daughter, Pamela D. Frazier-Clayton, and a son, Joey D. Frazier (Sabrinia), Brothers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/14/obi_465661.shtml
Obituaries
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-
Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier dies

...in the Thrilla in Manila. Then Joe Frazier spent the rest of his life trying...mention Ali without mentioning Joe Frazier," said former AP boxing writer...age. I can't say enough about Joe."Frazier's death was announced in a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-11-08/former-heavyweight-c
Joe Frazier refused to stop fighting

...one thing: Please don't let Joe Frazier get up."I saw him get up and...end to the carnage in Jamaica."Joe Frazier wouldn't back away from King Kong," Foreman said. "Joe Frazier was one brave man."Brave enough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-11-09/joe-frazier-refused-
Joe Frazier charged with assault

PHILADELPHIA -- Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier was arrested Friday and charged with assaulting a woman. The victim was described in police documents as the mother of Frazier's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/14/oth_404636.shtml
Other sports
Joe Frazier sues casino for using image in fight promotion

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Joe Frazier is suing the Oneida Indian Nation for $16 million, claiming the...promotions. The lawsuit included photos showing gaming tables with Joe Frazier's 1971 boxing picture superimposed behind a picture of his daughter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/06/oth_331875.shtml
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Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier still fighting

PHILADELPHIA - Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier is battling the liver cancer that has put him under hospice care.The 67-year-old boxer sleeps for most the day but is coherent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-11-07/former-heavyweight-c
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
Frazier recalls his most famous bout with Ali

...Muhammad Ali described his third and final fight with Joe Frazier as "death." "Closest thing to dyin' that I know...and said if "God ever calls me to a holy war, I want Joe Frazier fighting beside me." But the wounds ran deep, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/12/oth_520089.shtml
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