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Just days after dying after a bout with liver cancer, the family of boxing great Joe Frazier tell BMS the funeral for the late heavyweight will take place in Philly Monday at 11am. Smokin’ Joe’s body will be lying in state at the Wells Fargo Center Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday […]


Legendary Boxer, Joe Frazier died last night after a severe battle with Liver cancer (it was only days ago that we caught wind of his condition). Smokin’ Joe was an Olympic and Undisputed World Heavyweight boxing champion. His career lasted from 1965 to 1976, with a brief comeback in 1981. He is an inductee of […]

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Former Olympic and Undisputed World Heavyweight boxing champion, and Philly raised athlete Joe Frazier has died at the age of 67 from a fight with liver cancer.

Joe Frazier, a tough, underrated heavyweight boxer from Philadelphia and one of the sport's fiercest competitors who spent a lifetime playing second fiddle to his nemesis, Muhammad Ali, died Monday night from liver cancer. Frazier was 67.


http://player.espn.com/player.js?pcode=1kNG061cgaoolOncv54OAO1ceO-I&width=576&height=324&externalId=espn:7195274&thruParam_espn-ui%5BautoPlay%5D=false&thruParam_espn-ui%5BplayRelatedExternally%5D=true Former heavyweight boxing champ “Smokin” Joe Frazier is fighting liver cancer and is currently in hospice care. The 67-year-old fighter, who was the first man to beat Muhammad Ali, was diagnosed four or five weeks ago with the illness. Doctors do not know how long he has to live. READ MORE AT ESPN.COM RELATED […]