All the time he’s boxing, he’s thinking. All the time he was thinking, I was hitting him”. Jack Dempsey

March 25th, 2011 by Elisa in Boxers, Quote of the week | | No Comments »

Jack Dempsey was world heavyweight champion between 1919 and 1926. He became extremely popular because of his aggressive and powerful style and was the protagonist of some of the most spectacular fights of his time. His won against French hero George Carpentier in 1921 generated the first million dollar gate in boxing history and was attended by 80000 people. I was for George Carpentier.

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