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Who won the Thrilla in Manila?

Eddie Futch, Frazier's coach, stopped the the fight at the end of round 14 making Muhammad Ali the winner by TKO. Frazier never forgave Futch (or for that matter Ali, for all the insults). Full Answer

How did the thrilla in manilla end?

Frazier's trainer Eddie Futch wouldn't let his charge out for the 15th and final round because both his eyes were shut tight. Ali's hand was raised in victory and then he collapsed on the floor from exhaustion. He went on… Full Answer

What fight was the thriller in manila?

The Thrilla in Manila was the third meeting between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. They were one win apiece going in, and this one was the toughest of the trilogy, and neither figher was the same afterward. Ali won by… Full Answer

Who is eddieedieeddie?

Eddie, Eddie, Eddie comes from the phrase Neddy Neddy Neddy which is greek for 'lets have a fight', when a famous fight occured, involving Edward Shawcross and Kris Reynolds, Kris shouted Eddie Eddie Eddie!!!! that's were the term came from! Full Answer