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Rocky Marciano's Greatest Fights: Marciano-Walcott

Updated: June 14, 2006, 1:22 PM ET
By Bert Randolph Sugar | Boxing Historian

Rocky Marciano vs. Jersey Joe Walcott September 23, 1952 - Municipal Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

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With one deep-dish beauty of a right hand at 43 seconds of the 13th round, Rocky Marciano almost tore the head off defending champion Jersey Joe Walcott, knocking his crown off in the process ...

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