The Great Boxing Champ Barney Ross. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jeff Gould
    • 25.12.13 | 06:53 (IST)

    Barney was one of the greatest and bravest heroes of mine and my pop who was an amateur boxer in those days when I was eight years old. I've never forgotten sitting and chewing peanuts with my old man with our ears pinned to the radio and hearing him fight. Thanks Haaretz for Barney's story. Wow! what a tough-guy he was.

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    First published 07:22 24.12.13 | Last updated 07:22 24.12.13
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