Jack Dempsey

Jack Dempsey

World boxing champion in the heavyweight division
For the first and only time, I was more worried about getting hurt by the crowd than by the guy I was fighting. I got a pretty good blast when introduced. The crowd was hollering and raising hell. I looked around for my bodyguard, a colorful New York character named Wild Bill Lyons, who packed two pearl-handled pistols and used to talk a lot about his days in the West. Wild Bill was under the ring, hiding.More Jack Dempsey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The best defense is a good offense.More Jack Dempsey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All the time he's boxing, he's thinking. All the time he was thinking, I was hitting him.More Jack Dempsey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A good fighter usually knows, to within a very few seconds, when a three-minute round is going to end.More Jack Dempsey quotes [09/19/2011 02:09:29]
A good fighter usually knows, to within a very few seconds, when a three-minute round is going to end.More Jack Dempsey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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