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Was Muhammad Ali the GREATEST? The Answer (by Jeff Burns)

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The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Ali’s professional boxing career spanned three decades Ali’s professional boxing career had spanned over three decades beginning in October 1960 and ending in December 1981. He was 18 years old when he made his debut and just a month short of his 40th birthday … Continue reading

Was Muhammad Ali the greatest? Part 2 (by Jeff Burns)

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The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Very few gave Clay any chance of beating ‘Old Stone Face’. Cassius Clay was now approaching hisĀ 22nd birthday, he stood 6ft 3in tall and weighted 210lbs, 18lbs heavier than what he had weighed for his first professional contest. He had won all of hisĀ 19 … Continue reading