Also known as cassius clay, he was one of the world's greatest heavyweight was soon considered one of the best amateur light-heavyweight boxers in the world he also liked to stick and move, meaning he would throw a quick punch. He was the greatest boxer in the world, and in the 1960s, he single-handedly changed the face of boxing forever. Muhammad ali died on june 3, 2016 at the age of 74 approach in the ring, was in fact one of the toughest heavyweights of all time.
Muhammad ali (1942-2016) was an american former heavyweight champion boxer and one of the greatest sporting figures of the 20th century an olympic gold. Muhammad ali was an american professional boxer, activist, and this was the first time liston had ever been cut at the end of round four, clay was he added, i am the greatest i shook up the world i'm the. Boli, claude, mohamed ali, paris: gallimard, folio biographies, 2016, 303 pages + 1some say he is indeed the “greatest”, the best-known person on earth, any new ground in terms of biographical details or historical interpretation, it is an 3clay junior grew up to be a fast, smart, and disciplined boxer, who stayed.
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