Classic Wide World of Sports

Season 1 Episode 20

Episode 20

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Jan 12, 2000 on ESPN Classic
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Episode 20
In this 8th part of an 8-part series on the career of former Heavyweight Boxing Champ Muhammad Ali – Featured were:

Highlights from his interview with Howard Cosell, on November 26, 1966, featuring his sparring session with Cosell. Highlights from his bout with Cleveland Williams, on November 14, 1966. Highlights from Howard Cosell’s interview of Ali and Challenger Ernie Terrell, featuring Ali’s confrontation with Terrell, over Terrell’s refusal to adress Ali by his proper name. Highlights from Cosell’s telephone interview with Ernie Terrell, on February 11, 1967. Highlights from Ali’s bout with Terrell, on February 6, 1967. Highlights from the WWOS presentation, on March 11, 1967, wherein Ali and Wilt Chamberlain were measured for their ‘reach’, in preparation for a possible bout between the two. Highlights from his bout with Zora Folley, at Madison Square Garden, New York City, on March 22, 1967.moreless

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