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Eddie Futch, legendary trainer, passes away this day October 10, 2001

 

 

Eddie Futch, legendary trainer, passes away this day October 10, 2001

Among the fighters he trained were Joe Frazier, Ken Norton, Larry Holmes, and Trevor Berbick, four of the five men to defeat Muhammad Ali. Futch also trained Riddick Bowe and Montell Griffin when they handed future Hall of Fame fighters Evander Holyfield and Roy Jones Jr.  their first professional defeats.

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