Boxing: Winner, and Still (Partial) Champ

For weeks, the surly boasts blew down from New York's Catskill Mountains.

In his training camp at Grossinger's resort, the slab-chested challenger, Jerry Quarry, 24, growled: "I'll come out burn-in'." At the nearby Concord Hotel, the undefeated champion, Joe Frazier, 25, growled: "I'll come out smokin'." Fight fans have learned to expect that the loud er the talk the duller the fight — but not this time. At Madison Square Garden last week, both fighters were burnin' and smokin' in one of the hottest heavyweight bouts in recent years.

Some fans fancied the fight, which determined the heavyweight champion of six...

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