Ali pummels Patterson to regain title
Nov. 22, 1965
Though he changed his name after defeating Sonny Liston for the heavyweight crown last year, The New York Times, like most of the media, continues to call the champion Cassius Clay instead of Muhammad Ali.
About the champ's second title defense, The Times' Robert Lipsyte writes: "Like a little boy pulling off the wings of a butterfly piecemeal, Cassius Clay mocked and humiliated and punished Floyd Patterson for almost 12 rounds tonight until the referee ...
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