Reminiscences from the golden era of Muhammad Ali - "The Greatest Ever"
To settle the claim the two boxers met in March 1971. The fight was dubbed as the ‘Fight of the Century’. Ali who was stripped of title at the age of 25 had lost probably the best 4 years of his life in inactivity. Now 29, he was hungry to get the title back but also rusty from lack of action at highest level. Frazier, 27 was at the peak of his powers and in tremendous shape. It was a brutal fight