The style is named the "cross-armed defense". According to the sources, he is in critical condition at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center in Miami, though his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Il sera un temps sparring-partner de Joe Frazier. Ken Norton's other son, Keith Norton, was once the weekend sports anchor for KPRC in Houston, Texas. hitType: 'event', (Montréal) Eye of the Tiger Management a obtenu le feu vert de la direction de la Santé publique du Bas-St-Laurent pour l’organisation d’un gala, le 21 novembre, au Colisée Financière Sun Life, où Simon Kean pourrait assurer la finale. He was learning and improving. If you have a news scoop or an interesting story for us, please reach out at (323) 421-7514. dans un duel prévu pour quatre assauts. Kenneth Howard "Ken" Norton Sr. (August 9, 1943 – September 18, 2013) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1967 to 1981, and held the WBC heavyweight title in 1978. But Garcia was overpowered, both then as rated contenders, in their rematch five years later. De plus il avait été prévu pour le rôle d'Apollo Creed dans les films Rocky et Rocky 2 mais, il s'est désisté, et il a été remplacé par Carl Weathers. Chabot (2-0, 2 K.-O. Norton weighed in at 205 lbs (5 pounds lighter than his first match with Ali) and boxing scribes discussed that his preparation was too intense and that perhaps he had overtrained. Recevez en primeur le billet quotidien de Mathias Brunet. It appeared for the first time that Norton's career had perhaps hit a decline, particularly after the Holmes match as Shavers took the former champion out in the first round. (Longueuil) Après huit mois d’inactivité, les judokas québécois trépignaient à l’idée de renouer avec la compétition. ; Early in the Second Quarter of Super Bowl XXVII, Norton, on a third-down and one from the one-yard line, with his feet in the end zone, solo tackled Kenneth Davis preventing a touchdown. But he suffered a surprise defeat, ironically just after The Ring magazine had profiled him as a prospect, at the hands of heavy hitting Venezuelan boxer Jose Luis Garcia in 1970. En cette fin d'année, il bat l'ancien champion de Californie Henry Clark par KO au 9e round[3]. Le 14 novembre 1967, il combat pour la première fois en professionnel. The vehicle had minor damage, but the driver was not hurt. 0-0 W-L, 0-0 W-L in playoffs, 0 SB won, Seahawks/Raiders 2015-2020, born IL 1966 From Ali's point of view, a loss here would have seriously dented his claim of ever being "The Greatest." Ken Jr was a member of three Super Bowl champion teams as a player and one as an assistant coach. Ken Norton, ancien champion du monde des lourds qui avait battu Mohamed Ali en 1973, est décédé mercredi dans l'Arizona à l'âge de 70 ans, à cause d'un problème cardiaque. (Budapest) Le Montréalais Shady El Nahas a gagné le bronze au Grand Chelem de judo de Hongrie, dimanche, ajoutant une quatrième médaille à la récolte canadienne au cours de l’évènement.