Muhammad Ali vs. George Logan

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Muhammad Ali 196 lbs beat George Logan 205 lbs by TKO at 1:34 in round 4 of 10

  • Date: 1962-04-23
  • Location: Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Referee: Lee Grossman

Notes

  • Clay was a 4 to 1 favorite.
  • Clay was ranked tenth by Ring Magazine.
  • Clay was guaranteed $7,500 and Logan $4,000.
  • The fight was shown on closed circuit TV in 19 cities.
  • There was an estimated crowd of 7,500 and the gate receipts were approximately $57,000.
  • The card was promoted by United World Enterprises, for which Joe Louis was matchmaker.
  • Clay predicted a fourth-round knockout.
  • Clay easily battered Logan but was unable to put him down. Referee Lee Grossman halted the bout in the fourth round as Logan's corner tossed in a towel.

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