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Like father, like daughter: Laila Ali to make MSG debut

Originally Published: September 19, 2006
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Another Ali will box at Madison Square Garden.

Laila Ali, the daughter of boxing great Muhammad Ali, will make her debut 35 years after her father lost to "Smokin" Joe Frazier at the Garden.

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She'll be on the Nov. 11 undercard of the IBF heavyweight bout between champion Wladimir Klitschko and undefeated Calvin Brock. All three appeared at a news conference Tuesday at Madison Square Garden.

Ali, the WBC light heavyweight champion, ...

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