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Emile Griffith

Benny Paret lies helpless against ropes as Emile Griffith batters him into unconsciousness during 12th round of their welterweight championship fight at the Garden. Ref Ruby Goldstein pulled Griffith off Paret, who slumped to the canvas. It was ruled a TKO at 2:09 of the 12th. (Photo by Charles Hoff/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)

Emile Griffith dead at 75

Griffith will sadly be best remembered for his killing his rival, Benny Paret, in the ring during their third fight.