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MUHAMMAD ALI : Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

Premieres Sunday, September 19, 2021, 8:00 - 10:30 p.m. ET

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Cassius Clay rises from boastful amateur boxer to contender for the heavyweight championship.
  • Airdate(s): 9/19/2021, 8:00 - 10:30 PM ET
  • MUHA #: 0101
  • Original Broadcast: 9/19/21

Episode Description

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.


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