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Ferdie Pacheco, the "Fight Doctor," is a physician, boxing analyst, screenwriter, author, and artist. After serving fifteen years as Muhammad Ali's physician and corner man, he began a career as a boxing analyst for NBC, Showtime, and Univision. He received an Emmy Award for his work on a series of specials on Ali's greatest fights. His most recent book is Blood in My Coffee: The Life of the Fight Doctor.
Table of Contents
|Preface: The Wizard of Oz||p. xiii|
|The 5th Street Gym||p. 1|
|My Impression of the 5th Street Gym||p. 11|
|My Memories of the 5th Street Gym||p. 22|
|Chris Dundee: An Appreciation||p. 49|
|Chris Dundee's Laws of Boxing and Promotions||p. 60|
|The Spring That Flows Eternal: Ali||p. 71|
|The 5th Street Gym||p. 85|
|Chris Dundee and the Ali Circus||p. 92|
|A Conversation with John Underwood: Notes Taken in a One-on-One Interview, April 18, 2004||p. 104|
|When Ali Took On Marciano: The Fake Fight||p. 108|
|The R. J. Reynolds and Al Jones Saga||p. 117|
|Supper with Chris Dundee (and Willie Pastrano)||p. 128|
|The Rise and Fall of the Mendoza Group||p. 136|
|The Cubans||p. 144|
|My Education||p. 165|
|Old Hands in the Gym||p. 177|
|My Memories of Chris Dundee||p. 187|
|The Life and Times of Luis Sarria||p. 205|
|Sparring Partners||p. 214|
|The Greatest Fight in Miami History||p. 221|
|My Memories of Dr. Ferdie Pacheco||p. 226|
|Death in the Ring||p. 233|
|The End of Chris Dundee||p. 241|
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