Ali-Frazier I - The Fight of the Century


  1. A 9-foot Joe Frazier statue is rising in Philadelphia

    Associated Press

    A 9-foot statue of Philadelphia's Joe Frazier will honor the fighter's and city's spirit.

    Story | Conversation | September 02, 2014
  2. Lou Gehrig signed ticket sells for $95,600

    Associated Press

    A ticket stub signed by Lou Gehrig on the day he retired from baseball sold for $95,600 at an auction on Thursday, and the boxing gloves Muhammad Ali wore in the first of his three fights against Joe Frazier sold for $388,375.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2014
  3. Muhammad Ali's 'Fight of the Century' gloves on auction block again

    Dan Rafael,

    The boxing gloves Muhammad Ali wore in the first fight of his famed trilogy with Joe Frazier, 1971's "Fight of the Century" heavyweight championship bout, are going up for auction again.

    Story | Conversation | July 07, 2014
  4. Former heavyweight boxing champion Jimmy Ellis, 74, dies

    Associated Press

    Jimmy Ellis, a heavyweight champion who sparred with an up-and-coming Muhammad Ali and later fought some of the era's best boxers, died Tuesday. He was 74.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2014
  5. Ali wants Mayweather-Pacquiao

    Dan Rafael, Dan Rafael

    When Muhammad Ali was heavyweight champ, there was no top contender he wouldn't fight. In fact, Ali probably has the deepest resume of any heavyweight...

    Story | May 05, 2014