Found October 17, 2013 on Streaming Sports Talk:
ALI – FRAZIER I ; THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH   There are certain dates that will stick with you as long as you live. Your birthday, the birthdays of family members, anniversaries, the day that you got your divorce ( s ), etc…Happy and important days that mark milestones in your life.    One such date I’ll always remember is March 8, 1971. The ” Battle Of The Century “, it was so aptly named .Two undefeated boxers who each had a legitimate claim to being the heavyweight champion of the world would collide. When Muhammad Ali first won the title in 1964 his name was Cassius Clay. He would shortly thereafter change his name and then proceed to change the face of boxing. He dominated the scene until 1967 when he refused induction into the United States military due to his religious beliefs. Then came the infamous World Boxing Association Eight Man Elimination Tourney that was won by Jimmy Ellis. The powerful New York State Athletic Commission would recognize the winner of a match up be...

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