Tag Archives: Muhammad Ali

Rick Wharton: HBO Sports: Thrilla In Manila Documentary: The Heavyweight Battle of The Century

Source: Rick Wharton: HBO Sports: Thrilla In Manila Documentary: The Heavyweight Battle of The Century I’m not a boxing expert and don’t pretend to be one and I haven’t followed boxing very closely for almost twenty-years now since the heavyweight … Continue reading

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Ibhof: Video: Becoming Muhammad Ali: The Greatest of All-Time

. Was Muhammad Ali a great boxer? Was he a great champion? Was he a great entertainer? What he a great comedian? Was he a great poet? Was he a great civil rights spokesperson? Well the answer to all of … Continue reading

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BBC: David Frost Interview With Muhammad Ali (1974)

Source:BBC– interviewing The Greatest of All-Time in 1974. “Sir David Frost interviews legendary boxing champion and former World Heavyweight title holder, Muhammad Ali. During the interview Frost presses Ali on a number of topics, particularly his forthcoming title fight with … Continue reading

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Kings of Boxing: Video: Muhammad Ali vs. Jerry Quarry 1: 10/26/1970

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on Blogger, May, 2013 As I mentioned yesterday, Muhammad was simply to big, strong, tall and quick for Jerry Quarry. Muhammad was 6’2 or 6’3, 215 pounds or so of solid … Continue reading

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Sweet Fights: Video: Muhammad Ali vs. Jerry Quarry 2, 1972

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, May, 2013 Jerry Quarry simply didn’t have the defense to fight a big strong fighter like Muhammad. And ended up taking too much punishment in these two fights. Muhammad … Continue reading

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ABC Sports: Wide World of Sports- Howard Cosell & Muhammad Ali

Source:Chris Smith– The Greatest of All Time: Muhammad Ali. Source:The Daily Times “Howard Cosell and Muhammad Ali on ABC Wide World Of Sports” From Chris Smith Before ESPN and other twenty-four hour sports networks, there was ABC’s Wide World of Sports. … Continue reading

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Cessesion: Video: ABC Sports: Muhammad Ali-Howard Cossel Interview

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, May, 2013 Muhammad Ali and Howard Cosell were a comedy act talking about serious things, well as serious as pro-boxing can be. Who without each other working together, their … Continue reading

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Nonstop Sports: Muhammad Ali: The Greatest of All Time

Source:Nonstop Sports– Down goes Sonny Liston! Source:The Daily Times  “The unbelievable life story of Muhammad Ali, the greatest boxer ever, and the most influential athlete of all time. There have been better punchers, boxers with better records or more victories … Continue reading

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Malcolm X Network: Video: Muhammad Ali: “Why I Refused to Go to Vietnam”

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, May, 2013 One thing that I respect about Muhammad Ali is that no one pushed him around for the most part. Except for Don King perhaps with all the … Continue reading

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The Boxing History: Video: ESPN’s 30 For 30: Muhammad and Larry

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I just lost some respect for the great boxing trainer Angelo Dundee when he said that he’s been asked, “why didn’t you tell Muhammad Ali that your time … Continue reading

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