PHILLY BOXING HISTORY

Boxer - Sonny Liston  

Home Boxers Fights Arenas Non-Boxers Gyms Relics More About Contact
 
    RECORD  

Sonny Liston

50-4 / 39 KO

North Philly - Heavyweight

Sullen St. Louis destroyer won the championship in less than one round and became the title's first anti-hero. Terrorized boxing foes with his ramrod jab, crushing right, and ice-cold stare but fired blanks against against Ali's modern style of warfare.

Born: 5/08/32  -  Died: 12/30/70

 
 
BIO
 
PHOTOS
 
NEWS
 
RELICS
 
EXTRAS
 

"I'm the bad guy - okay, people want to think that, let them."

 

INTRO

 

BACK

 

 

1