Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali Film ‘A God Amongst Men’ Casts Nicholas Pinnock, Christopher Eccleston (EXCLUSIVE)

Click here to read the full article. Nicholas Pinnock (“For Life”) will play world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali in “A God Amongst Men.” The film, co-written and to be directed by James Newton (“2:Hrs”), also stars Christopher Eccleston (“Dodger”), and is based on the true story of Ali’s visit to Tyneside, U.K., in 1977. The film is co-written by Ian Skelton (“Hey Duggee”). Newton said: ” ‘A God Amongst Men’ is based upon the true story of how one man, Johnny Walker, outrageously claimed that he would bring Muhammad Ali to Tyneside in 1977 to save a boxing club...
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Randy Brown Credits Muhammad Ali For UFC 274 Victory

UFC welterweight Randy Brown gave credit to boxing legend Muhammad Ali for his win over Khaos Williams to open up the UFC 274 main card. Brown earned a split decision win over Williams to capture his third-straight victory. He’s five of his last six fights overall, including most recently against Jared Gooden last October.
The Ring Magazine

On This Day: Muhammad Ali knocks out Ron Lyle to retain heavyweight championship

Muhammad Ali had been in his post-Rumble in the Jungle glory the night his traveling circus pulled in to Las Vegas to face hard-punching contender Ron Lyle on May 16, 1975. Ali was eight pounds heavier than he had been when he regained the title with a knockout of George Foreman the year prior, checking in at a career high 224.5 pounds. He looked to be out of sync at times as Lyle refused to take the bait of his rope-a-dope tactics, and made Ali work for his offense.
MMA Fighting

Randy Brown credits old Muhammad Ali videos for UFC 274 win: ‘Be a butterfly’

PHOENIX — Welterweight Randy Brown speaks with reporters backstage at the Footprint Center following his split decision win over Khaos Williams at UFC 274 on Saturday. “Rude Boy” recapped the fight, discussed how watching Muhammad Ali videos helped inspire his mindset ahead of the fight, if he was confident he had earned the decision, and much more.