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On this day: Muhammad Ali avenges Leon Spinks defeat, claims third heavyweight championship

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15
Sep

On this day: Muhammad Ali avenges Leon Spinks defeat, claims third heavyweight championship

It was “The Battle of New Orleans.” On September 15, 1978, Muhammad Ali scored a convincing 15-round unanimous decision over Leon...

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20
Feb

Three-decade search for Leon Spinks-Muhammad Ali rematch concludes with miracle find

There are levels to being a boxing fan. In WBA parlance, one could say there are regular, interim, full and...

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15
Sep

Muhammad Ali-Leon Spinks II: 40 Years Later

Forty years ago today, the extravagant rematch between Muhammad Ali and Leon Spinks provided one final glimpse of greatness.

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