Joe Frazier statue design approved
PHILADELPHIA -- More than two years after his death, Joe Frazier has won another decision: The Philadelphia Art Commission has unanimously approved a design for a statue honoring the former heavyweight champion.
KYW-TV reports the sculpture will depict Frazier landing a left hook that knocked down Muhammad Ali during their 1971 title fight at Madison Square Garden.
Plans for the statue to honor Frazier, who died Nov. 7, 2011, were delayed after the original sculptor, Lawrence Nowlan, ...
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