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Johansson headlines group in International Hall of Fame

Updated: June 8, 2002, 5:25 PM ET
Associated Press

CANASTOTA, N.Y. -- Even at 80 years old, Angelo Dundee has not forgotten the sweet right hand of Ingemar Johansson.

"The way he would let that right hand go was like a picture -- what you try to teach your fighters,'' the old trainer said. "It was thunder and lightning.''

Johansson affectionately called his most fearsome punch "Toonder and lightning'', and it catapulted him to the pinnacle of boxing on June 27, 1959, when the lightly regarded Swede knocked out heavyweight champion ...

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