Ken Norton - Quotes

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Hitting Ali in the body or on the arms was like hitting a piece of cement. ---->>>

I lost my edge for boxing, I didn't put as much into it as I did before. I didn't run as far. I didn't train as hard. I didn't eat correctly. I started drinking a little bit every now and then. ---->>>

Ali had a break that was an inch and a half long, and you keep getting hit as hard and as much as I hit Ali, the pain would take over and you would pass out. ---->>>

When I talk to youngsters today, especially those involved in athletics, I tell them to get their education first. ---->>>


Ken Norton profile (ken-norton.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: 08-09, 1945
Die: 2013-09-18
Occupation: Athlete

Kenneth Howard Norton Sr. (August 9, 1943 – September 18, 2013), best known as Ken Norton, was an American professional boxer who competed from 1967 to 1981, and held the WBC heavyweight title in 1978. He is best known for his trilogy with Muhammad Ali, in which Norton won the first fight by split decision, and controversially lost the latter two fights by split and unanimous decision, respectively (wikipedia)