On Monday, August 22, sports talk show host Colin Cowherd took to his respective soap box and raved about the "greatness" of UFC 202's main event between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, while doing his best to diminish the time honored global pastime and Olympic sport of boxing.
On this day (Nov. 7) last year, the boxing world was shocked and saddened to hear that legendary heavyweight Joe Frazier had lost his battle to lung cancer at the age of 68.
Much of what has been written and said about Joe Frazier in the hours and days following his death has focused on his negative view of Muhammad Ali and his role in the greatest sports rivalry of our time: The trilogy between him and Ali.
Several days ago FightSaga reported the former heavyweight champ was battling liver cancer and in poor condition. Sadly, he lost that battle yesterday. Joe Frazier was 67.
FightSaga has learned boxing legend Smokin' Joe Frazier Frazier is in the advanced stages of liver cancer.