No other film has the sweeping review of Ali's greatest fights, the legendary fight footage, and the real time relevant comments and conversations with the men who made him "The Greatest." Muhammad Ali was simply the greets and he proved by going up against the most incredible fighters of all time, together they made the world of sports stand still as they battled for dominance.
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March 8, 1971, Madison square garden. No single event even to this date, not super bowl, not the world series or NBA playoffs had the viewing audience as did the "fight of the century", between Muhammad Ali and then heavyweight champion Joe Frazier. This was truly a global event. In Ireland the IRA (Irish Republican Army) suspended hostilities so the fight could be watched. In North Vietnam it was viewed. And the fight very much lived up to its billing, (fight of the century) with Joe Frazier winning. See more
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