Cassius Clay rises from boastful amateur boxer to contender for the heavyweight championship.
9/19/2021, 8:00 - 10:30 PM ET
MUHA #: 0101
Boxer Cassius Clay rises up the amateur ranks to win gold at the 1960 Olympics. He turns professional, sharpening his boxing skills and honing his genius for self-promotion. In 1964, he upsets Sonny Liston to become heavyweight champion.