Heavyweight Champions

Muhammad Ali dies at 74

Muhammad Ali, the legendary boxer who proclaimed himself “The Greatest” and was among the most famous and beloved athletes on the planet, died Friday in Phoenix, a family spokesman said. Ali had been at a hospital since Thursday with what spokesman Bob Gunnell had described as a respiratory issue. “After a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s […]

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Joe Frazier vs George Foreman -The Sunshine Showdown

The fight of champion Joe Frazier vs George Foreman ‘The Sunshine Showdown’ took place on January 22, 1973 in in Kingston, Jamaica. Foreman dominated the fight knocking down Frazier six times within two rounds, with the three knockdowns rule being waived for this bout. Foreman won the championship by technical knockout in round two. This […]

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