Saturday, October 25, 2014
Rocky Marciano, Dentist's Best Friend: Quotes About Power
“The first time he knocked me down, he broke my tooth. Then he knocked me down again. Then I don’t remember anything.”
~Harry Bilazarian, Marciano's second professional opponent
Source: Max Boxing article, by Thomas Hauser
"After the fight, one of Rex Layne's friends described Marciano's knockout punch as shearing Layne's front teeth off at the nubs."
"In the end, the New York Times called it the worst beating in Savold's seventeen years in boxing. Savold was hospitalised overnight, because his teeth had been smashed into his gums."
Quotes from narrator, David Perry, during Ross Greenburg's documentary on Rocky Marciano for the HBO Sports Series "Boxing's Best".
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