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Ali at the Garden has familiar ring, but not on HBO

Updated: November 7, 2006, 11:17 PM ET
By Kieran Mulvaney | Special to ESPN.com

Thirty-five years and change after "The Fight of the Century," a fighter named Ali will be appearing on a heavyweight championship card at Madison Square Garden this Saturday.

But although the eyes of the nation -- and indeed the world -- were fixated on Muhammad Ali's epic clash with Joe Frazier on March 8, 1971, this week's meeting between Wladimir Klitschko and Calvin Brock is being conducted in relative anonymity. It's the second so-called world heavyweight championship bout in as many ...

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