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On this day: Prime Muhammad Ali scores highlight reel knockout of Brian London

06
Aug

On this day: Prime Muhammad Ali scores highlight reel knockout of Brian London

"The Greatest" at his greatest. On Aug. 6, 1966, Muhammad Ali successfully defended the heavyweight championship of the world for the...

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18
Jun

On this day: Henry Cooper almost destroys Muhammad Ali legend before it begins

On June 18, 1963, Cassius Clay (soon to be Muhammad Ali) stopped gallant British champion Henry Cooper in five rounds...

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15
Feb

1960’s Boxing Trivia from Ring Magazine

Early in the 1960s, Sonny Liston took the heavyweight championship from Floyd Patterson and looked set for a very long...

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09
Jun

Muhammad Ali 1966 – The Greatest at his Greatest

Due to his exile, we may have missed the best of Muhammad Ali but what we have is still pure gold. Tom Gray travels back 50 years to a golden age.

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06
Jun

From THE RING Magazine: In the fighters’ words

Acclaimed writer Thomas Hauser enjoyed quality time with both Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. Here he recalls speaking to the great former champions in 1989.

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23
May

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share thoughts on the Charlo twins, Erislandy Lara, Showtime boxing, Canelo Alvarez, David Haye, Joseph Parker, the Canelo-GGG saga, mythical matchups and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

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23
Feb

Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston and the fights that molded a champion

Fifty years ago on Feb. 25, 22-year-old Cassius Clay upset heavily favored heavyweight champion Sonny Liston. Tom Gray looks back at five fights which were instrumental in creating the elite level contender who “shook up the world.”

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