On this day: Sonny Liston demolishes Floyd Patterson in one round – again

It was almost an instant replay of the original. On July 22, 1963, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Sonny Liston retained the heavyweight championship of the world by scoring a second consecutive first-round knockout of Floyd Patterson. The official time was 2:10. In their first bout, staged at Comiskey Park, Chicago, in September 1962, […]’

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