PICTURE STORIES: FACES OF BOXING: Faces_of_Boxing-19

Emile Griffith, former three time world Welterweight Champion and two time Middleweight Champion poses for a portrait at The Waterfront Crabhouse on May 16, 2005  in Long Island City, New York.  Griffith fought from 1958-1977 and was the subject of a recent documentary on his life called Ring of Fire.  He is 67 years old at the time of this photo.

Emile Griffith, former three time world Welterweight Champion and two time Middleweight Champion poses for a portrait at The Waterfront Crabhouse on May 16, 2005 in Long Island City, New York. Griffith fought from 1958-1977 and was the subject of a recent documentary on his life called Ring of Fire. He is 67 years old at the time of this photo.