Cassius Clay

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50 Years Later, Cassius Clay Vs. Sonny Liston Still Captures The Imagination

When a young boxer named Cassius Clay walked into the ring on Miami Beach; few gave him much of a chance against the heavyweight champion of the world. By the time he left the ring, Cassius Clay was well on his way to becoming arguably the greatest boxer in history.

CBS Miami–02/24/2014

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Something Extra: Ali’s First “Pitch”

“Legend” is a word often used too loosely. But, last night, in a bittersweet moment, a true legend surprised the millions watching the debut of Marlins Park.

CBS4–04/05/2012

LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 3:  Boxer Oscar de la Hoya's trainer Angelo Dundee talks with the media at the final press conference at the MGM Grand Garden Arena December 3, 2008 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Oscar de la Hoya fights boxer Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines December 6th. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Famed Boxing Trainer Angelo Dundee Dead At 90

Angelo Dundee, the brilliant motivator who worked the corner for Muhammad Ali in his greatest fights and willed Sugar Ray Leonard to victory in his biggest bout, died Wednesday in Tampa, Fla. He was 90.

CBS4–02/01/2012

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