Clay vs Liston I: Clay Shook Up the World 60 Years Ago

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elmersalsa
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Clay vs Liston I: Clay Shook Up the World 60 Years Ago

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Tonight marks the anniversary of the controversial Cassius Clay vs Sonny Liston fight #1.

Clay shook up the world in one of boxing's history greatest upsets and controversial fights of all time.

It was said that the sports world changed after this fight as a historical impact and significance.

Clay vs Liston was The Ring Magazine Fight of the Year and also of the decade of the 1960s.

The sports world has never been the same ever since.

Your thoughts and what really happened on that night of Tuesday, February 25, 1964 in Miami Beach, FL?
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Re: Clay vs Liston I: Clay Shook Up the World 60 Years Ago

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I've noticed that the 60 th anniversary of both the Beatles on the Ed Sullivan show,
didn't get a lot of mention either
(as much as the 50th anniversries did, 10 years ago anyway)
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