Muhammad Ali vs. Jerry Quarry (1st meeting)

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1970-10-26 : Muhammad Ali 213½ lbs beat Jerry Quarry 197½ lbs by TKO in round 3 of 15


This was Ali's first fight in 3½ years. He was stripped of the World Heavyweight Championship and had his boxing license suspended after he refused to enter the military in 1967.

Ali opened a cut over Quarry's left eye with a right hand in the third round, which forced the fight to be stopped before the start of the fourth round.

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