Muhammad Ali
Nickname: The Greatest

Muhammad Ali

Legend
Born Jan 17, 1942
Died Jun 03, 2016
Age 74
Height 6'3"
Reach 81"
Head Trainers Angelo Dundee
Stance Orthodox
Style boxer / out-fighter
Division Heavyweight
Years Active 1960-67; 1970-78; 1980-81
Record 56 5 0
NC 0
KOs 31
KO% 50%

  Origin  

Louisville, Kentucky, USA

  Profile  

  Strengths  

  • Reflexes
  • Speed 
  • Hand/Foot coordination
  • Immense boxing skill
  • Accurate combinations
  • Durability; Took a great shot
  • Strong amateur pedigree
  • Confidence

  Facts  

During the 70s and 80s, Ali's face was the most recognized in the world.

Sportsman of the 20th Century by Sports Illustrated

Three-time World Heavyweight Champion-

Won 22 World Heavyweight Championship fights

The Ring Magazine's greatest heavyweight of all-time

Associated Press's greatest heavyweight of the 20th century 

Sports Personality of the Century by the BBC 

  Major World Titles  

WORLD Heavyweight (1964-67)
WBC/WBA Heavyweight  (1974-78)
WBC/WBA Heavyweight (1978)

  Significant Wins  

UD 15 Leon Spinks - 1978
UD 15 Earnie Shavers - 1977
RTD Joe Frazier - 1975
TKO 8 George Foreman - 1974
UD 12 Joe Frazier - 1974
SD 12 Ken Norton - 1973
TKO 7 Floyd Patterson - 1972
UD 15 Mac Foster - 1972
UD 15 Ernie Terrell - 1967
TKO 3 Cleveland Williams - 1966
TKO 12 Karl Mildenberger - 1966
George Chuvalo - 1966
TKO 1 Floyd Patterson - 1965
KO 1 Sonny Liston - 1965
RTD 6 Sonny Liston - 1964
TKO 5 Henry Cooper - 1963
TKO 4 Archie Moore - 1962 

  Significant Loses  

SD 15 Leon Spinks - 1978
SD 10 Ken Norton - 1973
UD 15 Joe Frazier - 1971

  Amateur Info  

Won a Gold Medal as a Light Heavyweight in the 1960 Olympics

Record: 100-5 

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