Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali Fights Cleveland 'Big Cat' Williams

Clip: Episode 2 | 2m 12s  | Video has closed captioning.

Muhammad Ali's promoters secured the Astrodome in Houston, Texas, where he would fight army veteran Cleveland "Big Cat" Williams, who was widely recognized for being a big hitter. Here, the young boxer introduced his new move, the Ali shuffle, into the ring. The referee ended the fight a minute into round three and Ali would claim his victory.

Aired: 09/20/21

Rating: NR


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Corporate funding for MUHAMMAD ALI was provided by Bank of America. Major funding was provided by David M. Rubenstein. Major funding was also provided by The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, …

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